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methoctramine

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WMethoctramine
  • Methoctramine is a polymethylene tetraamine that acts as a muscarinic antagonist. It preferently binds to the pre-synaptic receptor M2, a muscarinic acetylcholine ganglionic protein complex present basically in heart cells.
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    Definition of methoctramine in English Dictionary

  • NounPREmeth-SUF-amine
    1. A polymethylene tetraamine that acts as a muscarinic antagonist.
      1. It has been recently demonstrated that hyperexcitation can be neuroprotective for SOD1 Mns and that the muscarinic receptor antagonist, methoctramine enhanced the accumulation of misfolded SOD1 proteins in these neurons [20 ].
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Singularia tantum
        • Uncountable nouns

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    Grammatically, this word "methoctramine" is a noun, more specifically, a singularia tantum.
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