Antagonist at 5-HT1/5-HT2 with activity at 5-HT1D. Has moderate affinity for 5-HT6 and high affinity for 5-HT7.
|Storage||Store at RT|
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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 403.52. 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||2.48 mL||12.39 mL||24.78 mL|
|5 mM||0.5 mL||2.48 mL||4.96 mL|
|10 mM||0.25 mL||1.24 mL||2.48 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.25 mL||0.5 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Aulakh et al (1992) Effects of various serotonin receptor subtype selective antagonists alone and on m-chlorophenylpiperazine-induced neuroendocrine changes in rats. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 263 588 PMID: 1432690
Bagdy et al (1992) Pharmacological characterization of serotonin receptor subtypes involved in vasopressin and plasma renin activity responses to serotonin agonists. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 210 285 PMID: 1535317
Miller et al (1992) Agonist activity of sumatriptan and metergoline at the human 5-HT1Dβ receptor in the action of sumatriptan. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 227 99 PMID: 1330643
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2 Citations for Metergoline
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Metergoline include:
Woo et al (2007) Neuregulin-1 enhances depolarization-induced GABA release. Neuron 54 599 PMID: 17521572
Wang (2017) Dezocine exhibits antihypersensitivity activities in neuropathy through spinal μ-opioid receptoractivation and norepinephrine reuptake inhibition. Sci Rep 7 43137 PMID: 28230181
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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.