Flupenthixol dihydrochloride

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Flupenthixol dihydrochloride | CAS No. 2413-38-9 | Non-selective Dopamine Receptor Antagonists
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Description: Dopamine antagonist
Alternative Names: Flupentixol

Chemical Name: 4-[3-[2-(Trifluoromethyl)-9H-thioxanthen-9-ylidene]propyl]-1-piperazineethanol dihydrochloride

Purity: ≥99%

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Biological Activity

Flupenthixol dihydrochloride is an antipsychotic drug. Exhibits antagonistic activity at dopamine D1-5 receptors. Used in schizophrenia treatment.

This compound is a mixture of E/Z isomers (ratio: 60:40).

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in water and to 50 mM in DMSO
Desiccate at RT

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Additional Information

Other Product-Specific Information:
  • This compound is a mixture of E/Z isomers (ratio: 60:40)

Background References

  1. Pharmacological properties of new antipsychotic agents: Use of animal models.
    Peuch et al.
    Neuropharmacology, 1981;20:1279

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