5-HT2C/2B receptor agonist/partial agonist; displays some activity at 5-HT2A and 5-HT1 receptors. pEC50 values are 7.09, 7.2, 6.65, 5.9 and 6.5 for human recombinant 5-HT2C, 2B and 2A, bovine 5-HT1A and rat 5-HT1B receptors respectively. Suppresses locomotor activity in rats in vivo.
|Storage||Store at RT|
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|Solubility||Soluble to 100 mM in water|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 233.14. 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||4.29 mL||21.45 mL||42.89 mL|
|5 mM||0.86 mL||4.29 mL||8.58 mL|
|10 mM||0.43 mL||2.14 mL||4.29 mL|
|50 mM||0.09 mL||0.43 mL||0.86 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Curzon et al (1990) m-CPP: a tool for studying behavioural responses associated with 5-HT1C receptors. TiPS 11 181 PMID: 2188399
Hoyer et al (1994) VII. International Union of Pharmacology classification of receptors for 5-hydroxytryptamine (serotonin). Pharmacol.Rev. 46 157 PMID: 7938165
Lucki et al (1989) Effect of 1-(m-Chlorophenyl)piperazine and 1-(m-trifluoromethylphenyl)piperazine on locomotor activity. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 249 155 PMID: 2709329
Porter et al (1999) Functional characterization of agonists at recombinant human 5-HT2A, 5-HT2B and 5-HT2C receptors in CHO-K1 cells. Br.J.Pharmacol. 128 13 PMID: 10498829
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Keywords: 5-HT2B/2C receptor agonists Serotonin 5-HT2C Receptors 5-HT2B 5-HT2B Receptors
1 Citation for m-CPP hydrochloride
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Moya et al (2011) Altered 5-HT2C receptor agonist-induced responses and 5-HT2C receptor RNA editing in the amygdala of serotonin transporter knockout mice. BMC Pharmacol 11 3 PMID: 21473759
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