Cat. No. 2596
Alternative Name: Ko 1173
Chemical Name: 1-(2,6-Dimethylphenoxy)-2-propanami
Biological ActivityUse-dependent sodium channel blocker (IC50 values are 75.3 and 23.6 μM for tonic and use-dependent block respectively). Class Ib antiarrhythmic, neuroprotective and antimyotonic agent.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Ates et al (2006) Neuroprotective effect of mexiletine in the central nervous system of diabetic rats. Mol.Cell.Biochem. 286 125. PMID: 16541198.
Bellis et al (2006) Evaluation of the pharmacological activity of the major mexiletine metabolites on skeletal muscle sodium currents. Br.J.Pharmacol. 149 300. PMID: 16921388.
Franchini et al (2003) Optically active mexiletine analogues as stereoselective blockers of voltage-gated Na+ channels. J.Med.Chem. 46 5238. PMID: 14613326.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Mexiletine hydrochloride include:
Rojas et al (2015) Reactive oxygen species trigger motoneuron death in non-cell-autonomous models of ALS through activation of c-Abl signaling. Front Cell Neurosci 9 203. PMID: 26106294.
Rojas et al (2014) Astrocytes expressing mutant SOD1 and TDP43 trigger motoneuron death that is mediated via sodium channels and nitroxidative stress. Front Cell Neurosci 8 24. PMID: 24570655.
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