Atypical antipsychotic agent that displays 5-HT2A receptor antagonism. Also displays high affinity at D2 receptors (Ki values are 0.4 and 3.13 nM for 5-HT2A and D2 receptors respectively).
|Storage||Store at +4°C|
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Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 410.48. 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||12.18 mL||24.36 mL|
|5 mM||0.49 mL||2.44 mL||4.87 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.
Leysen et al (1988) Biochemical profile of risperidone, a new antipsychotic. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 247 661 PMID: 2460616
Leysen et al (1994) Risperidone: a novel antipsychotic with balanced serotonin-dopamine antagonism, receptor occupancy profile, and pharmacologic activity. J.Clin.Psychiatry 55 5 PMID: 7520908
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1 Citation for Risperidone
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Risperidone include:
Canfrán-Duque et al (2015) Curcumin Mitigates the Intracellular Lipid Deposit Induced by Antipsychotics In Vitro. Sci Rep 10 e0141829 PMID: 26517556
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