Cat. No. 2685
Alternative Name: BM 14190
Chemical Name: 1-(9H-Carbazol-4-yloxy)-3-[[2-(2-me
Biological ActivityPotent β-adrenoceptor and α1-adrenoceptor antagonist (Ki values are 0.81, 0.96 and 2.2 nM for β1-, β2- and α1-adrenoceptors respectively) that displays antihypertensive and peripheral vasodilatory activity. Blocks cardiac inward-rectifier K+ (KIR) channels, voltage-dependent Ca2+ channels and exhibits antioxidant properties at higher concentrations.
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Kikuta et al (2006) Carvedilol blocks cardiac KATP and KG but not IK1 channels by acting at the bundle-crossing region. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 529 47. PMID: 16325804.
Ponicke et al (2002) Differential effects of bucindolol and carvedilol on noradrenaline-induced hypertonic response in ventricular cardiomyocytes of adult rats. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 301 71. PMID: 11907159.
Ohlstein et al (1993) Carvedilol, a cardiovascular drug, prevents vascular smooth muscle cell proliferation, migration, and neointimal formation following vascular injury. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.USA. 90 6189.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Carvedilol include:
Baker et al (2011) Predicting in vivo cardiovascular properties of β-blockers from cellular assays: a quantitative comparison of cellular and cardiovascular pharmacological responses. FASEB J 25 4486. PMID: 21865315.
Ajmo et al (2009) Blockade of adrenoreceptors inhibits the splenic response to stroke. Nat Commun 218 47. PMID: 19371742.
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