Chemical Name: (3α,5α)-3-Hydroxy-3-methyl-pregnan-20-one
Biological ActivityPotent positive allosteric modulator of GABAA receptors. Enhances GABA-evoked chloride currents in Xenopus oocytes expressing GABAA receptors (EC50 values are 94, 122 and 213 nM for α2β1γ2L, α3β1γ2L and α1β1γ2L receptors respectively). Exerts anticonvulsive effects in a broad range of animal seizure models.
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Characterization of the anticonvulsive properties of ganaxolone (CCD 1044; 3α-hydroxy-3β-methyl-5α-pregnan-20-one), a selective, high affinity, steroid modulator of the γ-aminobutyric acidA receptor.
Carter et al.
Effect of ganaxolone in a rodent model of cerebral hematoma.
Lyden et al.
Modification of behavioral effects of drugs in mice by neuroactive steroids.
Ungard et al.
Citation for Ganaxolone
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Modulation of spinal GABAergic analgesia by inhibition of chloride extrusion capacity in mice.
Authors: Asiedu Et al.
J Pain 2012;13:546
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