Biological descriptionNon-selective antagonist at D1 and D2 receptors. Antagonist at dopamine (D1-D5), serotonin (5-HT2), adrenergic (α1) and histamine (H1) receptors. Antipsychotic properties in vivo.
Chemical name4-[3-[2-(Trifluoromethyl)-9H-thioxanthen-9-ylidene]propyl]-1-piperazineethanol dihydrochloride
Storage instructionsStore at Room Temperature. Store under Desiccating conditions. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
Solubility overviewSoluble in water to 100 mM
Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.
References for Flupenthixol dihydrochloride (ab120613)
This product has been referenced in:
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Hall H et al. Effects of remoxipride and some related new substituted salicylamides on rat brain receptors. Acta Pharmacol Toxicol (Copenh)58:61-70 (1986).
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