Highly selective and potent 5-HT uptake inhibitor with no effect on noradrenalin or dopamine uptake (IC50 values are 1.8, 8800 and 41000 nM respectively). Has negligible activity at a wide range of receptors.
Deuterated analog also available.
|Storage||Store at RT|
The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.
|Solubility||Soluble to 50 mM in ethanol and to 10 mM in water|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 405.31. 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||2.47 mL||12.34 mL||24.67 mL|
|5 mM||0.49 mL||2.47 mL||4.93 mL|
|10 mM||0.25 mL||1.23 mL||2.47 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.25 mL||0.49 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Auerbach and Hjorth (1995) Effect of chronic administration of the selective serotonin (5-HT) uptake inhibitor citalopram on extracellular 5-HT and apparent autoreceptor sensitivity in rat forebrain in vivo. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch.Pharmacol. 352 597 PMID: 9053730
Mateo et al (2000) Inhibition of 5-hydroxytryptamine reuptake by the antidepressant citalopram in the locus coeruleus modulates the rat brain noradrenergic transmission in vivo. Neuropharmacology 39 2036 PMID: 10963747
If you know of a relevant reference for Citalopram hydrobromide, please let us know.
View Related Products by Product Action
Keywords: Citalopram hydrobromide, supplier, potent, selective, 5-HT, reuptake, inhibitors, inhibits, Serotonin, Transporters, SERT, 5-Hydroxytryptamine, Monoamine, Neurotransmitter, 5-HT, Transporters, 5-HT, Transporters, Tocris Bioscience
9 Citations for Citalopram hydrobromide
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Citalopram hydrobromide include:
Hutchinson et al (2012) Differential regulation of MeCP2 phosphorylation in the CNS by dopamine and serotonin. Cardiovasc Res 37 321 PMID: 21956448
Morecroft et al (2012) Gene therapy by targeted adenovirus-mediated knockdown of pulmonary endothelial Tph1 attenuates hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension. PLoS One 20 1516 PMID: 22525513
Jury et al (2015) Enhanced responsiveness to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors during lactation. PLoS One 10 e0117339 PMID: 25689282
Munari et al (2015) Brain Histamine Is Crucial for Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors' Behavioral and Neurochemical Effects. Psychopharmacology (Berl) 18 pyv045 PMID: 25899065
Phelps et al (2015) Psychopharmacological characterisation of the successive negative contrast effect in rats. Mol Ther 232 2697 PMID: 25791190
Maciag et al (2006) Neonatal antidepressant exposure has lasting effects on behavior and serotonin circuitry. Neuropsychopharmacology 31 47 PMID: 16012532
Maciag et al (2006) Evidence that the deficit in sexual behavior in adult rats neonatally exposed to citalopram is a consequence of 5-HT1 receptor stimulation during development. Brain Res 1125 171 PMID: 17101120
Murray et al (2010) Recovery of motoneuron and locomotor function after spinal cord injury depends on constitutive activity in 5-HT2C receptors. Nat Med 16 694 PMID: 20512126
Morecroft et al (2010) In vivo effects of a combined 5-HT1B receptor/SERT antagonist in experimental pulmonary hypertension. Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 85 593 PMID: 19736308
Do you know of a great paper that uses Citalopram hydrobromide from Tocris? If so please let us know.
Reviews for Citalopram hydrobromide
There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review Citalopram hydrobromide and earn rewards!
Have you used Citalopram hydrobromide?
Submit a review and receive an Amazon gift card.
$10US/$10CAN/€7/£6 gift card for a review without an image
$25US/$25CAN/€18/£15 gift card for a review with an image
*Offer only valid in the USA / Canada, UK and EuropeSubmit a Review
Literature in this Area
5-HT Receptors Scientific Review
Written by Nicholas M. Barnes and John F. Neumaier, this review summarizes the various serotonin receptor subtypes and their importance in mediating the role of serotonin in numerous physiological and pharmacological processes. Compounds available from Tocris are listed.