Dopamine

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Dopamine
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Clinical data
Leecence data
Routes o
admeenistration
Intravenous Injection
ATC code
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Legal status
  • Rx-anly
Pharmacokinetic data
Metabolism ALDH, DBH, MAO-A, MAO-B, COMT
Excretion Renal
Identifiers
Synonyms 2-(3,4-Dihydroxyphenyl)ethylamine; 3,4-Dihydroxyphenethylamine; 3-hydroxytyramine; DA; Intropin; Revivan; Oxytyramine
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ECHA InfoCard 100.000.101
Chemical and physical data
Formula C8H11NO2
Molar mass 153.18 g/mol
3D model (Jmol)
Density 1.26 g/cm3
Meltin pynt 128 °C (262 °F)
Bylin pynt decomposes
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Dopamine (contracit frae 3,4-dihydroxyphenethylamine) is a hormone an neurotransmitter o the catecholamine an phenethylamine faimilies that plays a nummer o important roles in the human brain an body. Its name derives frae its chemical structur: it is an amine that is formed bi removin a carboxyl group frae a molecule o L-DOPA.