Clonidine hydrochloride

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Catalog Number:0690
Chemical Name:2-[(2,6-Dichlorophenyl)amino-2-imidazoline hydrochloride
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Citations (7)
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Biological Activity
Prototypical I1 imidazoline receptor ligand. α2-adrenergic receptor agonist. Antihypertensive. Also thought to enhance autophagy; shown to increase LC3-II levels in PC12 cells.
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    Soluble to 100 mM in water and to 75 mM in DMSO
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    Store at RT
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  1. Selective inhibition of dopamine-β-hydroxylase enhances dopamine release from noradrenergic terminals in the medial prefrontal cortex.
    Authors: Devoto Et al.
    Mol Pain  2015;5:e00393
  2. Suppression of the cough reflex by α 2-adrenergic receptor agonists in the rabbit.
    Authors: Cinelli Et al.
    Physiol Rep  2013;1:e00122
  3. Modulation of spinal GABAergic analgesia by inhibition of chloride extrusion capacity in mice.
    Authors: Asiedu Et al.
    J Pain  2012;13:546
  4. Transient inflammation-induced ongoing pain is driven by TRPV1 sensitive afferents.
    Authors: Okun Et al.
    Purinergic Signal  2011;7:4
  5. Ongoing pain in the MIA model of osteoarthritis.
    Authors: Liu Et al.
    Neurosci Lett  2011;493:72
  6. Icilin-evoked behavioral stimulation is attenuated by alpha2-adrenoceptor activation.
    Authors: Kim Et al.
    Brain Res  2011;1384:110
  7. Gz mediates the long-lasting desensitization of brain CB1 receptors and is essential for cross-tolerance with morphine.
    Authors: Garzón Et al.
    Mol Pain  2009;5:11


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