Stercuronium iodide

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Stercuronium iodide
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Clinical data
SynonymsMYC-1080; MYSC-1080
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Chemical and physical data
Molar mass510.548 g/mol g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)

Stercuronium iodide (INN, USAN) (developmental code names MYC-1080, MYSC-1080) is an aminosteroid neuromuscular blocking agent which was never marketed.[1][2] It acts as a competitive antagonist of the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor (nAChR), and is also reported to be an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor.[1]


  1. ^ a b Ashutosh Kar (2005). Medicinal Chemistry. New Age International. pp. 175–. ISBN 978-81-224-1565-0.
  2. ^ R.E.M. Bowden; B. Collier; R.D. Dripps; L.W. Duchen; G.E. Hale Enderby; B.L. Ginsborg; S. Head; F. Hobbiger; D.H. Jenkinson; F.C. MacIntosh; S.E. Smith (13 March 2013). Neuromuscular Junction. Springer Science & Business Media. pp. 421–. ISBN 978-3-642-45476-9.