Milnacipran hydrochloride

Cat. No. 3286

Milnacipran hydrochloride C15H22N2O.HCl [101152-94-7]

Price and Availability

For Milnacipran hydrochloride pricing & availability please select your country from the drop down menu:
By clicking submit you agree to accept a cookie from Tocris Bioscience. For details, please read our privacy and cookie policy.

Chemical Name: (1R*,2S*)-2-(Aminomethyl)-N,N-diethyl-1-phenylcyclopropanecarboxamide hydrochloride

Biological Activity

Orally active 5-HT and noradrenalin re-uptake inhibitor (SNRI) (IC50 values are 203 and 100 nM respectively) that displays no affinity at a range of other receptors. Causes adaptive changes to α1-adrenergic and 5-HT2A serotonergic systems when administered repeatedly. Exhibits antidepressive and antinociceptive activities in vivo.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in water and to 100 mM in DMSO
>99 %
Store at +4°C

The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.

Certificate of Analysis / Product Datasheet / Safety Datasheet

References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Suzuki et al (2008) Antiallodynic and antihyperalgesic effect of milnacipran in mice with spinal nerve ligation. Anesth.Analg. 106 1309. PMID: 18349211.

Maj et al (2000) Pharmacological effect of milnacipran, a new antidepressant, given repeatedly on the α1-adrenergic and serotonergic 5-HT2A systems. J.Neural.Transm. 107 1345. PMID: 11145008.

Moret et al (1985) Biochemical profile of midalcipran (F 2207), 1-phenyl-1-diethyl-aminocarbonyl-2-aminomethyl-cyclopropane (z) hydrochloride, a potential fourth generation antidepressant drug. Neuropharmacology 24 1211. PMID: 3005901.

If you know of a relevant reference for Milnacipran hydrochloride please let us know.

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Milnacipran hydrochloride include:

Burnham and Dickenson (2013) The antinociceptive effect of milnacipran in the monosodium iodoacetate model of osteoarthritis pain and its relation to changes in descending inhibition. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 344 696. PMID: 23297162.

Do you know of a great paper that uses Milnacipran hydrochloride from Tocris? If so please let us know.

View Related Products by Product Action

Keywords: Milnacipran hydrochloride, supplier, 5-HT, noradrenaline, reuptake, inhibitors, inhibits, SNRI, Transporters, NET, Adrenergic, Monoamine, Neurotransmitter, Serotonin, SERT, 5-Hydroxytryptamine, Tocris Bioscience, 5-HT Transporter Inhibitor products

Quick Order

Find multiple products by catalog number

divider line

Neurodegeneration Research Product Guide

Neurodegeneration Product Guide

Our Neurodegeneration guide highlights over 275 products for neurodegeneration research. Request copy or view PDF today.

divider line

5-HT Scientific Review

Written by N. Barnes & J. Neumaler

5-HT Receptors Scientific Review

Our 5-HT review summarizes the serotonin receptor subtypes and highlights their importance in mediating various physiological & pharmacological processes. Request copy or view PDF today.

divider line

New Products in this Area


Dopamine uptake inhibitor

Sign-up for new product e-alerts
divider line

Twitter Updates

Follow @Tocris on Twitter

Follow us on Twitter!

Tocris is now actively tweeting. For regular updates on news, events and special offers, follow @Tocris on Twitter.