Anticonvulsant and antiepileptic; also used to treat neuropathic pain. Binds with high affinity and selectivity to the α2δ subunit of voltage-sensitive Ca2+ channels and modulates their activity. Displays anxiolytic-like activity in ethological and conflict models of anxiety. Analog of GABA (Cat. No. 0344).
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|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||6.28 mL||31.4 mL||62.8 mL|
|5 mM||1.26 mL||6.28 mL||12.56 mL|
|10 mM||0.63 mL||3.14 mL||6.28 mL|
|50 mM||0.13 mL||0.63 mL||1.26 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Field et al (2001) Pregabalin may represent a novel class of anxiolytic agents with a broad spectrum of activity. Br.J.Pharmacol. 132 1 PMID: 11156553
Kumar et al (2010) Evidence that pregabalin reduces neuropathic pain by inhibiting the spinal release of glutamate. J.Neurochem. 113 552 PMID: 20132471
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Keywords: anticonvulsants neuropathic pain GABA analgesics anxiolytics a2d alpha2delta α2δ voltage-sensitive calcium channels Ca2+ Voltage-gated Calcium Channels
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