Melperone hydrochloride

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Catalog Number:2495
Chemical Name:1-(4-Fluorophenyl)-4-(4-methyl-1-piperidinyl)-1-butanone hydrochloride
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Biological Activity
Atypical neuroleptic; 5-HT2A/D2 receptor antagonist (Ki values are 120 and 180 nM respectively). Causes an increase in dopamine levels in the medial prefrontal cortex (mPFC) and nucleus accumbens and an increase in ACh in the mPFC. Also binds adrenergic α1 and α2 receptors (Ki values are 180 and 150 nM respectively).
Technical Data
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  • Solubility:
    Soluble to 100 mM in water and to 100 mM in DMSO
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    Desiccate at RT
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The citations listed below are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Melperone hydrochloride include:

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  1. Substrate-Dependent Inhibition of the Human Organic Cation Transporter OCT2: A Comparison of Metformin with Experimental Substrates.
    Authors: Hacker Et al.
    Brain Res  2015;10:e0136451


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