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Adrenaline
Adrenaline
Synonyms Epinephrine, levorenin
Brand names Anapen, EpiPen
IUPAC name

IUPAC name
4-[(1R)-1-hydroxy-2-(methylamino)ethyl]benzene-1,2-diol
ChemSpider

5611

DrugBank

DB00668

PubChem

5816

PDB fields

N/A

Formula

C9H13NO3

InChI
InChI
1S/C9H13NO3/c1-10-5-9(13)6-2-3-7(11)8(12)4-6/h2-4,9-13H,5H2,1H3/t9-/m0/s1
InChIKey
InChIKey
UCTWMZQNUQWSLP-VIFPVBQESA-N
SMILES
SMILES
CNC[C@@H](C1=CC(=C(C=C1)O)O)O
(Jmol 3D structure)
Mol. mass

183.2044 g/mol

Adrenaline is a fight or flight hormone synthesized from dopamine, especially in the adrenal medulla, but also in the nervous system. It produces its effects via activating the α and β adrenoceptors, especially the β receptors.[1]

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Reference listEdit

  1. Brayfield, A, ed. (20 December 2013). "Adrenaline". Martindale: The Complete Drug Reference. London, UK: Pharmaceutical Press. Retrieved 29 July 2014.

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