Chemical Name: [8β(S)]-9,10-Didehydro-N-[1-(hydroxymethyl)propyl]-6-methylergoline-8-carboxamide maleate
Biological ActivityMethylergometrine maleate is an active metabolite of methysergide (Cat. No. 1064); uterotonic agent and oxytocic.
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Actions of non-peptide ergot alkaloids at 5-HT1-like and 5-HT2 receptors mediating vascular smooth muscle contraction.
MacLennan and Martin
Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch.Pharmacol., 1990;342:120
5-Hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) contracts the guinea-pig isolated iliac artery via 5-HT1-like and 5-HT2 receptors.
Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch.Pharmacol., 1993;348:558
Methylergometrine, an active metabolite of methysergide.
Muller-Schweinitzer and Tapparelli
Citations for Methylergometrine maleate
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Ergot Alkaloids (Re)generate New Leads as Antiparasitics.
Authors: Chan Et al.
Cell Signal 2015;9:e0004063
Polysynaptic excitatory postsynaptic potentials that trigger spasms after spinal cord injury in rats are inhibited by 5-HT1B and 5-HT1F receptors.
Authors: Murray Et al.
J Neurophysiol 2011;106:925
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