Flupenthixol dihydrochloride

Cat. No. 4057

Flupenthixol dihydrochloride C23H25F3N2OS.2HCl [2413-38-9]

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Chemical Name: 4-[3-[2-(Trifluoromethyl)-9H-thioxanthen-9-ylidene]propyl]-1-piperazineethanol dihydrochloride

Biological Activity

Antipsychotic drug. Exhibits antagonistic activity at dopamine D1-5 receptors. Used in schizophrenia treatment.

Technical Data

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


Other Information

  • This compound is a mixture of E/Z isomers (ratio: 60:40)

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Peuch et al (1981) Pharmacological properties of new antipsychotic agents: Use of animal models. Neuropharmacology 20 1279. PMID: 6119637.

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