Potent and selective 5-HT1D receptor agonist that displays > 600-fold selectivity over 5-HT1A and 5-HT2A receptors and no activity at 5-HT1B, 5-HT1E, 5-HT2B, 5-HT2C, 5-HT6 and 5-HT7 receptors. Reduces dural plasma extravasation evoked by trigeminal ganglion stimulation.
|Storage||Store 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 409.52. 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||2.44 mL||12.21 mL||24.42 mL|
|5 mM||0.49 mL||2.44 mL||4.88 mL|
|10 mM||0.24 mL||1.22 mL||2.44 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.24 mL||0.49 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Ennis et al (1998) Isochroman-6-carboxamides as highly selective 5-HT1D agonists: potential new treatment for migraine without cardiovascular side effects. J.Med.Chem. 41 2180 PMID: 9632349
Bhattacharya et al (2004) 5-Hydroxytryptamine1B receptor-mediated contraction of rabbit saphenous vein and basilar artery: role of vascular endothelium. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 309 825 PMID: 14724223
Cutrer et al (1999) Effects of PNU-109,291, a selective 5-HT1D receptor agonist, on electrically induced dural plasma extravasation and capsaicin-evoked c-fos immunoreactivity within trigeminal nucleus caudalis. Neuropharmacology 38 1043 PMID: 10428423
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Watts et al (2015) 5-HT is a potent relaxant in rat superior mesenteric veins. J Mol Neurosci 3 e00103 PMID: 25692021
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