Widely used H2 histamine antagonist which has more recently been described as an inverse agonist. Also a potent I1 imidazoline binding site ligand.
|Storage||Store at RT|
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|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 252.34. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.
|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||3.96 mL||19.81 mL||39.63 mL|
|5 mM||0.79 mL||3.96 mL||7.93 mL|
|10 mM||0.4 mL||1.98 mL||3.96 mL|
|50 mM||0.08 mL||0.4 mL||0.79 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Hill (1990) Distribution, properties and functional characteristics of three classes of histamine receptor. Pharmacol.Rev. 42 45 PMID: 2164693
Smit et al (1996) Inverse agonism of histamine H2 antagonists accounts for upregulation of spontaneously active receptors. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 93 6802 PMID: 8692899
Tsoli et al (1995) The imidazoline I1 receptor agonist, moxonidine, inhibits insulin secretion from isolated rat islets of langerhans. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 284 199 PMID: 8549627
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4 Citations for Cimetidine
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Cimetidine include:
Strait et al (2006) IgG-blocking antibodies inhibit IgE-mediated anaphylaxis in vivo through both antigen interception and Fc gamma RIIb cross-linking. J Clin Invest 116 833 PMID: 16498503
Femenia et al (2015) Hippocampal-Dependent Antidepressant Action of the H3 Receptor Antagonist Clobenpropit in a Rat Model of Depression. Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 18 PMID: 25762718
Wang et al (2014) Roles of histamine on the expression of aldehyde dehydrogenase 1 in endometrioid adenocarcinoma cell line. J Neurosci 3 1126 PMID: 25045085
Francis et al (2012) Inhibition of histidine decarboxylase ablates the autocrine tumorigenic effects of histamine in human cholangiocarcinoma. Gut 61 753 PMID: 21873469
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