Cat. No. 3875

BCTC C20H25ClN4O [393514-24-4]

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Chemical Name: 4-(3-Chloro-2-pyridinyl)-N-[4-(1,1-dimethylethyl)phenyl]-1-piperazinecarboxamide

Biological Activity

Orally effective vanilloid receptor 1 (TRPV1 receptor) antagonist. Inhibits acid- and capsaicin-induced activation of rat TRPV1 receptors (IC50 values are 6.0 and 35 nM respectively). Displays analgesic properties in rat models of inflammatory and neuropathic pain. CNS penetrant.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 40 mM in ethanol
>98 %
Store at RT

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Pomonis et al (2003) N-(4-Tertiarybutylphenyl)-4-(3-cholorphyridin-2-yl)tetrahydropyrazine -1(2H)-carbox-amide (BCTC), a novel, orally effective vanilloid receptor 1 antagonist with analgesic properties: II. In vivo characterization in rat models of inflammatory and neuropathic pain. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 306 387. PMID: 12721336.

Valenzano et al (2003) N-(4-tertiarybutylphenyl)-4-(3-chloropyridin-2-yl)tetrahydropyrazine -1(2H)-carbox-amide (BCTC), a novel, orally effective vanilloid receptor 1 antagonist with analgesic properties: I. In vitro characterization and pharmacokinetic properties. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 306 377. PMID: 12721338.

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