Cat. No. 3680

Ropinirole C16H24N2O.HCl [91374-20-8]

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Chemical Name: 4-[2-(Dipropylamino)ethyl]-1,3-dihydro-2H-indol-2-one hydrochloride

Biological Activity

Selective D2-like receptor agonist (D3 > D2 > D4). Causes biphasic spontaneous locomotor activity and contralateral circling in 6-OHDA-lesioned mice. Displays antiParkinsonian activity.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in water and to 50 mM in DMSO
>99 %
Desiccate at RT


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Eden et al (1991) Preclinical pharmacology of Ropinirole (SK&F 101468-A) a novel dopamine D2 agonist. Pharmacol.Biochem.Behav. 38 147. PMID: 1673248.

Tulloch (1997) Pharmacologic profile of ropinirole: a nonergoline dopamine agonist. Neurology 49 S58. PMID: 9222275.

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