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A neurotransmitter analogue that depletes noradrenergic stores in nerve endings and induces a reduction of dopamine levels in the brain. Its mechanism of action is related to the production of cytolytic free-radicals.

Year introduced: 1992

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Tree Number(s): D02.092.311.342.478.650, D02.455.426.559.389.657.166.175.342.478.650

MeSH Unique ID: D016627

Registry Number: 8HW4YBZ748

Entry Terms:

  • 6-Hydroxydopamine
  • 6 Hydroxydopamine
  • 6-OHDA
  • Oxidopamine Hydrochloride
  • Hydrochloride, Oxidopamine
  • Oxidopamine Hydrobromide
  • Hydrobromide, Oxidopamine

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