pyridoxamine

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pyr·​i·​dox·​amine | \ ˌpir-ə-ˈdäk-sə-ˌmēn How to pronounce pyridoxamine (audio) \

Definition of pyridoxamine

: a crystalline amine C8H12N2O2 of the vitamin B6 group that occurs as a phosphate and is active as a coenzyme

First Known Use of pyridoxamine

1944, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pyridoxamine

International Scientific Vocabulary pyridoxine + amine

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The first known use of pyridoxamine was in 1944

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“Pyridoxamine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pyridoxamine. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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pyridoxamine

noun
pyr·​i·​dox·​amine | \ ˌpir-ə-ˈdäk-sə-ˌmēn How to pronounce pyridoxamine (audio) \

Medical Definition of pyridoxamine

: a crystalline amine C8H12N2O2 of the vitamin B6 group that in the form of its phosphate is active as a coenzyme

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