Cat. No. 0455

(S)-(-)-Carbidopa C10H14N2O4 [28860-95-9]

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Chemical Name: (S)-α-Hydrazino-α-methyl-β-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)propionic acid

Biological Activity

Peripheral decarboxylase inhibitor, used in combination with levodopa for treatment of Parkinsonism.

Technical Data

Soluble to 20 mM in DMSO
>99 %
Store at RT

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Merck Index 12 1843.

Kopfhammer et al (1985) L-Dopa infusion experiments in combination with the L-dopa decarboxylase inhibitors benserazide and carbidopa - L-dopa metabolism and neuroendocrinological effects. Pharmacopsychiatry 18 143.

Cheng et al (1992) Carbidopa inhibition of aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase in rat brain capilliaries. FASEB J. 6 A1589.

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