Cat. No. 1559
Alternative Name: EMD 49980
Chemical Name: 3-[4-(3,6-Dihydro-4-phenyl-1(2H)-py
Biological ActivityDopamine D2 autoreceptor agonist, with affinity for D3, D4 and 5-HT1 receptors (pKi values are 8.55, 8.93, 8.23, 9.42, 6.00 and 7.05 for human D2, D3, D4, 5-HT1A, 5-HT1B and 5-HT1D receptors). Inhibits 5-HT uptake and is antidepressant in vivo.
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Seyfried et al (1989) Biochemical and functional studies on EMD 49980: a potent, selectively presynaptic D-2 dopamine agonist with actions on serotonin systems. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 160 31. PMID: 2565817.
Bartoszyk et al (1996) Roxindole: psychopharmacological profile of a dopamine D2 autoreceptor agonist. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 276 41. PMID: 8558454.
Newman-Tancredi et al (1999) Actions of roxindole at recombinant human dopamine D2, D3 and D4 and serotonin 5-HT1A, 5-HT1B and 5-HT1D receptors. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch.Pharmacol. 359 447. PMID: 10431754.
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Keywords: Roxindole hydrochloride, supplier, 5-HT, reuptake, inhibitors, affinity, 5-HT1A, receptors, D2, dopamine, dopaminergic, agonists, autoreceptor, D3, D4, transporters, Serotonin, 5-HT-, 5-Hydroxytryptamine, Receptors, D2-like, Non-Selective, EMD49980