(R)-(-)-Niguldipine hydrochloride

Cat. No. 1124

(R)-(-)-Niguldipine hydrochloride C36H39N3O6.HCl [113145-70-3]

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Chemical Name: (R)-1,4-Dihydro-2,6-dimethyl-4-(3-nitrophenyl)-3,5-pyridinedicarboxylic acid, 3-(4,4-diphenyl-1-piperidinyl)propyl methyl ester hydrochloride

Biological Activity

L-type Ca2+ channel blocker and α1A-adrenoceptor antagonist; less active enantiomer. (S)-(+)-Niguldipine hydrochloride (Cat. No. 1123) also available.

Technical Data

Soluble to 10 mM in water
Desiccate at -20°C

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All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.

Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet

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Boer et al (1989) (+)-Niguldipine binds with very high affinity to Ca2+ channels and to a subtype of alpha1-adrenoceptor. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 172 131. PMID: 2548881.

Graziadei et al (1989) Stereoselective binding of niguldipine enantiomers to alpha1A-adrenoceptors labeled with [3H]5-methyl-urapidil. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 172 329. PMID: 2555206.

Hollt et al (1992) Stereoisomers of calcium antagonists which differ markedly in their potencies as calcium blockers are equally effective in modulating drug transport by P-glycoprotein. Biochem.Pharmacol. 43 2601. PMID: 1352973.

Wetzel et al (1995) Discovery of alpha1a-adrenergic receptor antagonists based on the L-type Ca2+ channel antagonist niguldipine. J.Med.Chem. 38 1579. PMID: 7752182.

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