Pilocarpine hydrochloride

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Pilocarpine hydrochloride | CAS No. 54-71-7 | Non-selective mAChR Agonists
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Description: Muscarinic agonist

Chemical Name: (3S-cis)-3-Ethyldihydro-4-[(1-methyl-1H-imidazol-5-yl)methyl]-2(3H)-furanone hydrochloride

Purity: ≥98%

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Biological Activity

Pilocarpine hydrochloride is an M3 muscarinic acetycholine receptor agonist.

Technical Data

Soluble to 75 mM in DMSO and to 100 mM in water
Desiccate at RT

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Background References

  1. PilC modulates the cellular electrical properties of mammalian hearts by activating a cardiac M3 receptor and a K+ current.
    Wang et al.
    Br.J.Pharmacol., 1999;126:1725
  2. Muscarinic receptor agonists and antagonists.
    Brown and Taylor
    The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. Eds Goo, 1996;:Chapter 7, p147
  3. Differences in the prejunctional effects of methach. and PilC on the release of endogenous acetylcholine from guinea-pig trachea.
    ten Berge et al.
    Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch.Pharmacol., 1996;354:606

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