Catalog Number: 0685
Chemical Name: (2S-cis)-3-(Acetyloxy)-5-[2-(dimethylamino)ethyl]-2,3-dihydro-2-(4-methoxyphenyl)-1,5-benzothiazepin-4(5H)-one hydrochloride
Biological Activity
Antihypertensive and cardioprotective agent; an inhibitor of L-type Ca2+ channels.
Technical Data
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  • Solubility:
    Soluble to 100 mM in water and to 100 mM in DMSO
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  • Storage:
    Store at RT
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Background References

  1. Kishimoto T et al.
    Leucocyte Typing VI. Garland Publishing Inc. London.
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    Gandia et al.
    Br.J.Pharmacol., 1996;118:1301
  3. Effects of diltiazem on bioenergetics, K+ gradients, and free cytosolic Ca2+ levels in rat brain synaptosomes submitted to energy metabolism inhibition and depolarization.
    Dagani et al.
    J.Neurochem., 1989;53:1379
  4. Molecular mechanisms of diltiazem interaction with L-type Ca2+ channels.
    Kraus et al.
    J.Biol.Chem., 1998;273:27205
  5. Block of P-type Ca2+ channels in freshly dissociated rat cerebellar Purkinje neurons by diltiazem and verapamil.
    Ishibashi et al.
    Brain Res., 1995;695:88

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  1. Abnormal excitability and episodic low-frequency oscillations in the cerebral cortex of the tottering mouse.
    Authors: Cramer Et al.
    PLoS One 2015;35:5664
  2. Dissecting out the complex Ca2+-mediated phenylephrine-induced contractions of mouse aortic segments.
    Authors: Fransen Et al.
    Brain Behav 2015;10:e0121634

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