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Discontinued ProductUrapidil hydrochloride (Cat. No. 1772) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Biological Activity for Urapidil hydrochloride
Urapidil hydrochloride is an α1-adrenoceptor antagonist and 5-HT1A receptor agonist (pIC50 values are 6.13 and 6.4 respectively). Clinically used hypotensive agent.
Technical Data for Urapidil hydrochloride
|Storage||Desiccate at RT|
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Product Datasheets for Urapidil hydrochloride
References for Urapidil hydrochloride
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Gross et al (1987) Urapidil and some analogues with hypotensive properties show high affinities for 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) binding sites of the 5-HT1A subtype and for α1-adrenoceptor binding sites. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch.Pharmacol. 336 597 PMID: 2832770
Kolassa et al (1989) Involvement of brain 5-HT1A receptors in the hypotensive response to urapidil. Am.J.Cardiol. 64 7D PMID: 2569265
van Zwieten PA (1989) Pharmacologic profile of urapidil. Am.J.Cardiol. 64 1D PMID: 2569262
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