Cat. No. 2282
Chemical Name: 4-Chloro-N-(4,5-dihydro-1H-imidazol
Biological ActivityMixed I1 imidazoline receptor and α2-adrenergic agonist; displays 40-fold higher affinity for I1 receptors versus α2-adrenoceptors. Centrally acting antihypertensive agent.
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Chan et al (2005) Imidazoline receptors associated with noradrenergic terminals in the rostral ventrolateral medulla mediate the hypotensive responses of moxonidine but not clonidine. Neuroscience 132 991. PMID: 15857704.
El-Ayoubi et al (2004) Imidazoline receptors but not a2-adrenoceptors are regulated in spontaneously hypertensive rat heart by chronic moxonidine treatment. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 310 446. PMID: 15075383.
Schafer et al (2002) Presynaptic effects of moxonidine in isolated buffer perfused rat hearts: role of imidazoline-1 receptors and α2-adrenoceptors. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 303 1163. PMID: 12438540.
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