Catalog Number: 2947
Chemical Name: 4-(1H-Imidazol-4-ylmethyl)-1-methylpiperidine dihydrobromide
Biological Activity
Extremely selective histamine H3 receptor agonist (pKi values are 9.0, 5.7, < 5.0 and < 5.0 for hH3, hH4, hH1 and hH2 receptors respectively). Potently inhibits EFS-evoked contractions of guinea pig ileum (pD2 = 8.26).
Technical Data
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  • Solubility:
    Soluble to 100 mM in water
  • Storage:
    Desiccate at RT
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Background References
  1. N-substituted piperidinyl alkyl imidazoles: discovery of methimepip as a potent and selective histamine H3 receptor agonist.
    Kitbunnadaj et al.
    J.Med.Chem., 2005;48:2100
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