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What r the breakdown metabolites of norepinephrine ?




  #2

two neutral norepinephrine metabolites, 3- methoxy-4-hydroxyphenylethyleneglycol (MHPG) and 3, 4- dihydroxyphenylethyleneglycol (DHPG)


  #3

they are VMA, DOMA( 3,4 dihydroxymandelic acid) ,MOPEG(3methoxy 4hydroxypehnylglycol) ,NMN( normetanephrine)


  #4

unique metabolites to NE are
1)Normetanephrine -enzymeCOMT

Shared metabolites are
2) 3,4-dihydroxymandelic acid
3) 3-methoxy-4-hydroxy-mandelic acid ("VMA")
4)3-methoxy-4-hydroxy-phenylglycol
principle enzyme is MAO


  #5

thanks





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