5-HT re-uptake inhibitor; selective over noradrenalin and dopamine uptake (IC50 values are 0.33, 8.2 and 12 μM respectively). Modulates nociception and induces hyperglycemia in vivo, and is an orally active antidepressant.
|Storage||Desiccate at RT|
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|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
|phosphate buffered saline||31.72||100|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 390.15. 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||2.56 mL||12.82 mL||25.63 mL|
|5 mM||0.51 mL||2.56 mL||5.13 mL|
|10 mM||0.26 mL||1.28 mL||2.56 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.26 mL||0.51 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Ogren et al (1981) The pharmacology of zimelidine: a 5-HT selective reuptake inhibitor. Acta Psychiatr.Scand.Suppl. 290 127 PMID: 6452789
Fasmer et al (1987) Changes in nociception after acute and chronic administration of zimelidine: different effects in the formalin test and substance P behavioural assay. Neuropharmacology 26 309 PMID: 2438584
Sugimoto et al (1999) Involvement of serotonin in zimelidine-induced hyperglycemia in mice. Biol.Pharm.Bull. 22 1240 PMID: 10598036
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1 Citation for Zimelidine dihydrochloride
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Zimelidine dihydrochloride include:
Kim et al (2009) A novel flow cytometric high throughput assay for a systematic study on molecular mechanisms underlying T cell receptor-mediated integrin activation. PLoS One 4 e6044 PMID: 19557182
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5-HT Receptors Scientific Review
Written by Nicholas M. Barnes and John F. Neumaier, this review summarizes the various serotonin receptor subtypes and their importance in mediating the role of serotonin in numerous physiological and pharmacological processes. Compounds available from Tocris are listed.