Ractopamine hydrochloride

Discontinued Product

Ractopamine hydrochloride (Cat. No. 5252) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Cat.No. 5252 - Ractopamine hydrochloride | C18H23NO3.HCl | CAS No. 90274-24-1
Description: Trace amine 1 (TA1) receptor agonist
Chemical Name: 4-Hydroxy-α-[[[3-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-1-methylpropyl]amino]methyl]phenol hydrochloride
Purity: ≥97% (HPLC)
Literature (5)

Biological Activity

Trace amine 1 (TA1) receptor agonist; increases chloride conductance in oocytes coexpressing hCFTR and mouse TA1 receptors.

Technical Data

M. Wt 337.84
Formula C18H23NO3.HCl
Storage Desiccate at RT
Purity ≥97% (HPLC)
CAS Number 90274-24-1
PubChem ID 14010333
Smiles OC1=CC=C(C(O)CNC(CCC2=CC=C(O)C=C2)C)C=C1.Cl

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

Liu et al (2014) Ractopamine, a livestock feed additive, is a full agonist at trace amine-associated receptor 1. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 350 124 PMID: 24799633

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