Cat. No. 1812
Alternative Name: Ritalin
Chemical Name: Threo-methyl α-Phenyl-2-piperidineacetate hydrochloride
Biological ActivityPsychomotor stimulant. Inhibitor of dopamine and noradrenalin transporters that increases the extracellular concentration of dopamine and noradrenalin. Increases locomotor activity in vivo.
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Askenasy et al (2007) Methylphenidate (Ritalin): behavioral studies in the rat. Int.J.Neurosci. 117 757. PMID: 17454243.
Leonard et al (2004) Methylphenidate: a review of its neuropharmacological, neuropsychological and adverse clinical effects. Human Psychopharm. 19 151.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Threo-methylphenidate hydrochloride include:
Poulin et al (2014) Fluoxetine blocks Nav1.5 channels via a mechanism similar to that of class 1 antiarrhythmics. Mol Pharmacol 86 378. PMID: 25028482.
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