Mecamylamine hydrochloride

Cat. No. 2843

Mecamylamine hydrochloride C11H21N.HCl [826-39-1]

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Chemical Name: N,2,3,3-Tetramethylbicyclo[2.2.1]heptan-2-amine hydrochloride

Biological Activity

Non-competitive nicotinic acetylcholine receptor antagonist. Displays antidepressant-like effects in mice.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in water and to 75 mM in DMSO
Desiccate at RT

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Rabenstein et al (2006) The nicotinic antagonist mecamylamine has antidepressant-like effects in wild-type but not β2- or α7-nicotinic acetylcholine receptor subunit knockout mice. Psychopharmacol. 189 395.

Ostroumov et al (2007) Modeling study of mecamylamine block of muscle type acetylcholine receptors. Eur.Biophys.J. 37 393. PMID: 17938901.

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