|Also known as: arterenol, noradrenaline|
What is it?
CATECHOLAMINE that is the chemical means of transmission across
SYNAPSES of the
SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM and in some parts of the
CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM, and is a precursor (a preliminary form) of
EPINEPHRINE in its major chemical pathway — called also arterenol,
Merriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary, 1995 Edition.