N-(1-oxobutyl)adenosine cyclic 3',5'-(hydrogen phosphate) 2'-butanoate. A cyclic nucleotide derivative that mimics the action of endogenous cyclic AMP and is capable of permeating the cell membrane. It has vasodilator properties and is used as a cardiac stimulant.
Chemical name: Adenosine, N-(1-oxobutyl)-, cyclic 3',5'-(hydrogen phosphate) 2'-butanoate
(12 Dec 1998)
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