Active metabolite of oxcarbazepine (Cat. No. 3864). Produces dose-dependent inhibition of glutamatergic excitatory postsynaptic potentials (EPSPs). Displays anticonvulsant activity; exhibits minor potentiation of GABAA receptor currents.
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Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 254.28. 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||3.93 mL||19.66 mL||39.33 mL|
|5 mM||0.79 mL||3.93 mL||7.87 mL|
|10 mM||0.39 mL||1.97 mL||3.93 mL|
|50 mM||0.08 mL||0.39 mL||0.79 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Calabresi et al (1995) Action of GP 47779, the active metabolite of oxcarbazepine, on the corticostriatal system. I. Modulation of corticostriatal synaptic transmission. Epilepsia 36 990 PMID: 7555963
Benes et al (1999) Anticonvulsant and sodium channel-blocking properties of novel 10,11-dihydro-5H-dibenz[b,f]azepine-5-carboxamide derivatives. J.Med.Chem. 42 2582 PMID: 10411478
Zheng et al (2009) Oxcarbazepine, not its active metabolite, potentiates GABAA activation and aggravates absence seizures. Epilepsia 50 83 PMID: 18717705
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Keywords: antiepileptics anticonvulsants anticonvulsives sodium channels voltage-gated Na+ voltage-dependent inhibitors inhibits NaV GP47779 GP 47779 GP 47779 Voltage-gated Sodium Channels
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