Cat. No. 2141
Chemical Name: (3S,4R)-3-[(1,3-Benzodioxol-5-yloxy
Biological ActivityHighly potent and selective 5-HT uptake inhibitor that binds with high affinity to the serotonin transporter (Ki = 0.05 nM). Ki values are 1.1, 350 and 1100 nM for inhibition of [3H]-5-HT, [3H]-l-NA and [3H]-DA uptake respectively. Displays minimal affinity for α1-, α2- or β-adrenoceptors, 5-HT2A, 5-HT1A, D2 or H1 receptors at concentrations below 1000 nM, however displays weak affinity for muscarinic ACh receptors (Ki = 42 nM). Antidepressant and anxiolytic in vivo.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Fujishiro et al (2002) Comparison of the anticholinergic effects of the serotonergic antidepressants, paroxetine, fluvoxamine and clomipramine. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 454 183. PMID: 12421645.
Bourin et al (2001) Paroxetine: a review. CNS Drug Rev. 7 25. PMID: 11420571.
Owens et al (1997) Neurotransmitter receptor and transporter binding profile of antidepressants and their metabolites. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 283 1305. PMID: 9400006.
Thomas et al (1987) Biochemical effects of the antidepressant paroxetine, a specific 5-hydroxytryptamine uptake inhibitor. Psychopharmacology 93 193. PMID: 2962217.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Paroxetine maleate include:
Steiner et al (2015) Interaction of paroxetine with mitochondrial proteins mediates neuroprotection. J Neurosci 12 200. PMID: 25404050.
Huang et al (2009) Autocrine and paracrine roles for ATP and serotonin in mouse taste buds. BMC Neurosci 29 13909. PMID: 19890001.
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