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Substance Name: Cytochrome P450 2D6
RN: 330597-62-1
UNII: 8E4LAA4357


  • A cytochrome P450 enzyme that catalyzes the hydroxylation of many drugs and environmental chemicals, such as DEBRISOQUINE; ADRENERGIC RECEPTOR ANTAGONISTS; and TRICYCLIC ANTIDEPRESSANTS. This enzyme is deficient in up to 10 percent of the Caucasian population.
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Cytochrome P450 2D6

MeSH Heading

  • Cytochrome P-450 CYP2D6


  • Cyp2d6
  • Cytochrome P 450 2D6
  • Cytochrome P450 2D6
  • Cytochrome P450, family 2, subfamily D, polypeptide 6
  • Human cytochrome P450 2D6
  • UNII-8E4LAA4357

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 330597-62-1


  • 8E4LAA4357

System Generated Number

  • 0330597621

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