Centrally active opioid analgesic. Partial agonist at the μ1 opioid receptor. Also shown to inhibit acetylcholinesterase.
|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 269.81. 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||3.71 mL||18.53 mL||37.06 mL|
|5 mM||0.74 mL||3.71 mL||7.41 mL|
|10 mM||0.37 mL||1.85 mL||3.71 mL|
|50 mM||0.07 mL||0.37 mL||0.74 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Spiegel and Pasternak (1984) Meptazinol: a novel Mu-1 selective opioid analgesic. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 228 414 PMID: 6141283
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