Cat. No. 0455
Chemical Name: (S)-α-Hydrazino-α-methyl-β-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)propionic acid
Biological ActivityPeripheral decarboxylase inhibitor, used in combination with levodopa for treatment of Parkinsonism.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
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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Keywords: (S)-(-)-Carbidopa, supplier, Aromatic, Lamino, acid, decarboxylase, inhibitors
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