Catalog Number: 1695
Alternate Names: R 51619
Chemical Name: (±)-4-Amino-5-chloro-N-[1-[(3R*,4S*)-3-(4-fluorophenoxy)propyl]-3-methoxy-4-piperidinyl]-2-methoxybenzamide
Biological Activity
5-HT4 receptor agonist and gastrokinetic agent. Stimulates intestinal acetylcholine release, possibly via 5-HT4 receptor-dependent and -independent mechanisms, leading to increased intestinal motility.
Technical Data
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    Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO
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    Store at RT
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Background References
  1. Cisapride and a structural analogue, R 76,186, are 5-hydroxytryptamine4 (5-HT4) receptor agonists on the guinea-pig colon ascendens.
    Briejer et al.
    Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch.Pharmacol., 1993;347:464
  2. Motor-stimulating properties of cisapride on isolated gastrointestinal preparations of the guinea pig.
    Schuurkes et al.
    J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther., 1985;234:775
  3. Cisapride stimulates motility of the intestine via the 5-hydroxytryptamine receptors.
    Taniyama et al.
    J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther., 1991;258:1098

The citations listed below are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Cisapride include:

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  1. A hybrid structural approach to analyze ligand binding by the serotonin type 4 receptor (5-HT4).
    Authors: Padayatti Et al.
    Mol Cell Proteomics 2013;12:1259

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