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Systematic (IUPAC) name
Clinical data
Legal status Prescription only
CAS number 1075-61-2
18840-47-6 ((S)-form)
60763-48-6 (tartrate)
ATC code C01CA15
PubChem CID 219105
ChemSpider 189921 YesY
KEGG D07150 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C9H13NO 
Mol. mass 151.206 g/mol
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Gepefrine (INN; trade names Pressionorm and Wintonin), also known as 3-hydroxyamphetamine, meta-hydroxyamphetamine,[1] and α-methyl-meta-tyramine, is an antihypotensive or sympathomimetic agent of the amphetamine family that is marketed in certain European countries.[2][3]

It is a known metabolite of amphetamine in rats.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b Jonsson J (October 1977). "Identification of metahydroxyamphetamine as a metabolite of amphetamine in the rat". Research Communications in Chemical Pathology and Pharmacology 18 (2): 189–99. PMID 918344. 
  2. ^ Index Nominum 2000: International Drug Directory. Taylor & Francis US. 2000. p. 487. ISBN 978-3-88763-075-1. Retrieved 24 April 2012. 
  3. ^ F.. Macdonald (1997). Dictionary of Pharmacological Agents. CRC Press. p. 127. ISBN 978-0-412-46630-4. Retrieved 24 April 2012.