Org 12962 hydrochloride

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Cat.No. 3585 - Org 12962 hydrochloride | C10H11ClF3N3.HCl | CAS No. 210821-63-9
Description: Selective 5-HT2C agonist
Chemical Name: 1-[6-Chloro-5-trifluoromethyl)-2-pyridinyl]-piperazine hydrochloride
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
Literature (4)

Biological Activity

Selective 5-HT2C receptor agonist (pEC50 values are 7.01, 6.38 and 6.28 for 5-HT2C, 5-HT2A and 5-HT2B respectively). Displays antiaversive effects in a rat model of panic-like anxiety.

Technical Data

M. Wt 302.12
Formula C10H11ClF3N3.HCl
Storage Desiccate at RT
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 210821-63-9
PubChem ID 9796407
Smiles ClC1=NC(N2CCNCC2)=CC=C1C(F)(F)F.Cl

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
water 15.11 50
DMSO 30.21 100

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 3.31 mL 16.55 mL 33.1 mL
5 mM 0.66 mL 3.31 mL 6.62 mL
10 mM 0.33 mL 1.65 mL 3.31 mL
50 mM 0.07 mL 0.33 mL 0.66 mL

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References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

Jenck et al (1998) Antiaversive effects of 5-HT2C receptor agonists and fluox. in a model of panic-like anxiety in rats. Eur.Neuropsychopharmacol. 8 161 PMID: 9716307

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

Halford et al (2005) Serotonin (5-HT) drugs: effects on appetite expression and use for the treatment of obesity. Curr.Drug Targets 6 201 PMID: 15777190

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