Cat. No. 3305
Chemical Name: N-[3-[(4-Amino-6,7-dimethoxy-2-quin
Biological ActivityFunctionally uro-selective α1 adrenoceptor antagonist that does not discriminate between α1 subtypes. Inhibits increases in intraurethral pressure caused by phenylephrine-induced contraction by 81% with minor cardiovascular effects. Also relaxes corpus cavernosum tissue (pIC50 = 7.64) in vitro.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Yamaguchi et al (2005) Effects of different alpha-1 adrenoceptor blockers on proximal urethral function using in vivo isovolumetric pressure changes. J.Smooth Muscle Res. 41 247. PMID: 16428864.
Lee (2003) Alfuzosin hydrocholride for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia. Am.J.Health Syst.Pharm. 60 1426. PMID: 12892027.
Palea and Barras (2003) Comparison of the relaxant effects of alfuzosin, phentolamine and sildenafil on rabbit isolated corpus cavernosum. BJU Int. 91 873. PMID: 12780851.
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