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Synonyms β,3,4-trihydroxy-N-ethyl-2-phenylethylamine
CAS Number 536-24-3 N
PubChem (CID) 18538
ChemSpider 17508 YesY
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Formula C10H15NO3
Molar mass 197.23 g/mol
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Ethylnorepinephrine (Etanor, Bronkephrine, Butanefrine) is a sympathomimetic and bronchodilator related to norepinephrine.[1][2][3] It activates both α and β adrenergic receptors.[4]

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  1. David J. Triggle (1996). Dictionary of Pharmacological Agents. Boca Raton: Chapman & Hall/CRC. ISBN 0-412-46630-9.
  2. KORNEL L (1958). "A case of calcified ventricular aneurysm with progressive heart block; observations on the effect of ethylnorepinephrine". Cardiologia. 32 (2): 101–9. doi:10.1159/000165806. PMID 13500349.
  3. CHRISTENSEN JM, VALASEK FE, TAINTER ML (June 1958). "Ethylnorepinephrine; a unique bronchodilator". American Practitioner and Digest of Treatment. 9 (6): 916–21. PMID 13533786.
  4. Turner, Robert A. (1965). "12. Sympatholytic Agents. VI. The Two Kinds of Receptors". Screening Methods in Pharmacology. 111 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York 10003: Academic Press Inc. p. 150. ISBN 1483255913.

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