Cat. No. 3545
Chemical Name: 2-(4-Imidazolyl)ethylamine dihydrochloride
Biological ActivityEndogenous agonist at histamine receptors (H1-4). Released from mast cells and basophils and exhibits inflammatory, vasodilatory and bronchoconstrictory activity. Stimulates gastric acid secretion and acts as a neurotransmitter in vivo.
The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.
Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Hill et al (1997) International union of pharmacology. XIII. Classification of histamine receptors. Pharmacol.Rev. 49 253. PMID: 9311023.
Maintz and Novak (2007) Histamine and histamine intolerance. Am.J.Clin.Nutr. 85 1185. PMID: 17490952.
Thurmond et al (2008) The role of histamine H1 and H4 receptors in allergic inflammation: the search for new antihistamines. Nat.Rev.Drug Discov. 7 41. PMID: 18172439.
If you know of a relevant citation for this product please let us know.
View Related Products by Target
Keywords: Histamine dihydrochloride, supplier, Endogenous, histamine, receptor, agonists, H4, Receptors, Histamine, H1, H2, H3, histaminergic
Find multiple products by catalog number
March 28 - April 1, 2015