Non-competitive NMDA receptor antagonist that acts at the polyamine modulatory site. Selective for NR2B- over NR2A- and NR2C-containing receptors (IC50 values are 1, > 100 and > 100 μM respectively). Also σ1 ligand (Ki = 0.013 μM). Antagonizes neuronal voltage-gated Ca2+ channels and selectively inhibits the rapid component of the delayed rectifier K+ current (IKr). Neuroprotective.
|Storage||Desiccate at +4°C|
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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 347.86. 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||2.87 mL||14.37 mL||28.75 mL|
|5 mM||0.57 mL||2.87 mL||5.75 mL|
|10 mM||0.29 mL||1.44 mL||2.87 mL|
|50 mM||0.06 mL||0.29 mL||0.57 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Bath et al (1996) The effects of ifenprodil and eliprodil on voltage-dependent Ca2+ channels and in gerbil global cerebral ischaemia. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 299 103 PMID: 8901012
Whittemore et al (1997) Antagonism of N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors by σ site ligands: potency, subtype-selectivity and mechanisms of inhibition. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 282 326 PMID: 9223571
Lengyel et al (2004) Effect of a neuroprotective drug, eliprodil on cardiac repolarisation: importance of the decreased repolarisation reserve in the development of proarrhythmic risk. Br.J.Pharmacol. 143 152 PMID: 15302678
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Hedegaard et al (2012) Molecular pharmacology of human NMDA receptors. Neurochem Int 61 601 PMID: 22197913
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