Antagonist of the angiotensin II type 1 receptor (AT1) (Ki = 3.7 nM). Exhibits antihypertensive activity in a renin-dependent model of hypertension. Partial agonist of PPARγ receptors; shown to improve insulin sensitivity in rodents receiving high fat diets.
|Storage||Store at RT|
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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 514.62. 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||1.94 mL||9.72 mL||19.43 mL|
|5 mM||0.39 mL||1.94 mL||3.89 mL|
|10 mM||0.19 mL||0.97 mL||1.94 mL|
|50 mM||0.04 mL||0.19 mL||0.39 mL|
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Rong et al (2009) An adipose tissue-independent insulin-sensitizing action of telmisartan: a study in lipodystrophic mice. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 331 1096 PMID: 19770292
Benson et al (2004) Identification of telmisartan as a unique angiotensin II receptor antagonist with selective PPAR γ-modulating activity. Hypertension 43 993 PMID: 15007034
Ries et al (1993) 6-substituted benzimidazoles as new nonpeptide angiotensin II receptor antagonists: synthesis, biological activity, and structure-activity relationships. J.Med.Chem. 36 4040 PMID: 8258826
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Lin et al (2015) Development of telmisartan in the therapy of spinal cord injury: pre-clinical study in rats. Psychopharmacology (Berl) 9 4709 PMID: 26316709
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