RU 28318, potassium salt
Cat. No. 1672
Alternative Name: Oxprenoate potassium
Chemical Name: (7α,17α)-17-Hydroxy-3-oxo-7-propylpregn-4-ene-21-carboxylic acid, potassium salt
Biological ActivityPotent and selective antagonist for the mineralocorticoid receptor (MR). Inhibits aldosterone production and secretion, and selectively decreases ex-vivo MR binding in the hippocampus of adrenalectomised rats. Also decreases blood pressure in female rats following central administration in vivo.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Perroteau et al (1984) The effect of the antimineralocorticoid RU 28318 on aldosterone biosythesis in vitro. J.Steroid Biochem. 20 853. PMID: 6323881.
Kim et al (1998) Evaluation of RU28318 and RU40555 as selective mineralocorticoid receptor and glucocorticoid receptor antagonists, respectively: receptor measures and functional studies. J.Steroid Biochem.Mol.Biol. 67 213. PMID: 9879980.
Rahmouni et al (1999) Cardiovascular and renal effects of central administration of a mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist in concious female rats. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 385 199. PMID: 10607876.
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