Methyldopa

(BAN, USAN, rINN)
Methyldopa Chemical formula
Synonyms: Alpha-methyldopa; Méthyldopa; Methyldopum; Methyldopum Hydratum; Metildopa; Metyldopa; Metyylidopa; MK-351. (−)-3(3,4-Dihydroxyphenyl)-2-methylAmino-2-(3,4-dihydroxybenzyl)propionic acid sesquihydrate.
Cyrillic synonym: Метилдопа.

Chemical information

Chemical formula: C10H13NO4,1 H2O = 238.2.
CAS — 555-30-6 (anhydrous methyldopa); 41372-08-1 ATC — C02AB01; C02AB02.
ATC Vet — QC02AB01; QC02AB01 (laevorotary); QC02AB02; QC02AB02 (racemic).
Published May 08, 2019.