Cat. No. 0964
Chemical Name: 7-Chloro-3-methyl-2H-1,2,4-benzothi
Biological ActivityAntihypertensive, activates ATP-dependent K+ channels (Kir6). Induces activation of PKCε, an intermediate in the opening of mitoKATP channels, results in cardioprotection against hypoxia-induced death. Blocks desensitization of AMPA receptors.
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Kim et al (2006) Diazoxide acts more as a PKC-ε activator, and indirectly activates the mitochondiral KATP channel conferring cardioprotection against hypoxic injury. Br.J.Pharmacol. 149 1059. PMID: 17043673.
Yamada and Rothman (1992) Diazoxide blocks glutamate desensitization and prolongs excitatory postsynaptic currents in rat hippocampal neurons. J.Physiol. 458 409. PMID: 1302270.
Trube et al (1986) Opposite effects of tolbutamide and diazoxide on the ATP-dependent K+ channel in mouse pancreatic β-cells. Pflugers Arch. 407 493. PMID: 2431383.
Merck Index 12 3051.
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