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|
The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.
|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|
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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4 Citations for Metergoline
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Metergoline include:
Wang (2017) Dezocine exhibits antihypersensitivity activities in neuropathy through spinal μ-opioid receptoractivation and norepinephrine reuptake inhibition. Sci Rep 7 43137 PMID: 28230181
Lee et al (2014) Metergoline inhibits the neuronal Nav1.2 voltage-dependent Na(+) channels expressed in Xenopus oocytes. Acta Pharmacol Sin 35 862 PMID: 24909513
Chan et al (2016) A Miniaturized Screen of a Schistosoma mansoni Serotonergic G Protein-Coupled Receptor Identifies Novel Classes of Parasite-Selective Inhibitors. PLoS Pathog 12 e1005651 PMID: 27187180
Woo et al (2007) Neuregulin-1 enhances depolarization-induced GABA release. Neuron 54 599 PMID: 17521572
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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.