Oxymetazoline hydrochloride

Discontinued Product

Oxymetazoline hydrochloride (Cat. No. 1142) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Description: α1A agonist
Chemical Name: 3-[(4,5-Dihydro-1H-imidazol-2-yl)methyl]-6-(1,1-dimethylethyl)-2,4-dimethyl-phenol hydrochloride
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
Citations (2)
Literature (4)

Biological Activity for Oxymetazoline hydrochloride

Partial α2A adrenoceptor agonist and α1A agonist. Agonist/antagonist activity at 5-HT receptors.

Technical Data for Oxymetazoline hydrochloride

M. Wt 296.84
Formula C16H24N2O.HCl
Storage Store at RT
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 2315-02-8
PubChem ID 66259
Smiles Cl.CC1=C(CC2=NCCN2)C(C)=C(O)C(=C1)C(C)(C)C

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References for Oxymetazoline hydrochloride

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

Bayorh et al (1997) Cardiovascular effects of oxymetazoline and UK14,304 in conscious and pithed rats. Clin.Exp.Hypertens. 19 445 PMID: 9140707

Horie et al (1995) Selectivity of the imidazoline α-adrenoceptor agonists (oxymetazoline and cirazoline) for human cloned α1-adrenoceptor subtypes. Br.J.Pharmacol. 116 1611 PMID: 8564227

Schoeffter et al (1991) Interaction of the α-adrenoceptor agonist oxymetazoline with serotonin 5-HT1A, 5-HT1B, 5-HT1C and 5-HT1D receptors. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 196 213 PMID: 1678720

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2 Citations for Oxymetazoline hydrochloride

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Oxymetazoline hydrochloride include:

Schihada et al (2018) A universal bioluminescence resonance energy transfer sensor design enables high-sensitivity screening of GPCR activation dynamics. Commun Biol 1 105 PMID: 30271985

Montgomery (2017) An Alpha-1A Adrenergic Receptor Agonist Prevents Acute dox. Cardiomyopathy in Male Mice. Plos One 12 e0168409 PMID: 28081170

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