Catalog Number: 4440
Alternate Names: ENA 713
Chemical Name: N-Ethyl-N-methylcarbamic acid 3-[(1S)-1-(dimethylamino)ethyl]phenyl ester (2R,3R)-2,3-dihydroxybutanedioate
Biological Activity
Dual cholinesterase inhibitor (ChEI); inhibits both butyrylcholinesterase (BChE) and acetylcholinesterase (AChE). Brain penetrant.
Technical Data
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    Soluble to 100 mM in water and to 100 mM in DMSO
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    Store at RT
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Background References
  1. The kinetics of inhibition of human acetylcholinesterase and butyrylcholinesterase by two series of novel carbamates.
    Groner et al.
    Mol.Pharmacol., 2007;71:1610
  2. Inhibition of human acetyl- and butyrylcholinesterase by novel carbamates of (-)- and (+)-tetrahydrofurobenzofuran and methanobenzodioxepine.
    Luo et al.
    J.Med.Chem., 2006;49:2174
  3. New acetylcholinesterase inhibitors for Alzheimer's disease.
    Mehta et al.
    Int.J.Alzheimers Dis., 2012;:Epub 2011
  4. Rivastigmine lowers Aβ and increases sAPPα levels, which parallel elevated synaptic markers and metabolic activity in degenerating primary rat neurons.
    Bailey et al.
    PLoS One, 2011;6:e21954

The citations listed below are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Rivastigmine tartrate include:

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  1. Effects of imperatorin on scopolamine-induced cognitive impairment and oxidative stress in mice.
    Authors: Budzynska Et al.
    Curr Alzheimer Res 2015;232:931

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