Overview

  • Product name
    Levcromakalim
  • Description
    KATP channel activator
  • Biological description
    Powerful smooth muscle relaxant. Acts by direct activation of ATP-sensitive K+ channels. Active enantiomer of cromakalim (ab120486). EC50 = 1.6 μM as measured in rat intracardiac ganglia neurones.
  • Purity
    > 99%

Properties

References

This product has been referenced in:
  • Brayden JE Functional roles of KATP channels in vascular smooth muscle. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 29:312-6 (2002). Read more (PubMed: 11985542) »
  • Hogg RC & Adams DJ An ATP-sensitive K(+) conductance in dissociated neurones from adult rat intracardiac ganglia. J Physiol 534:713-20 (2001). Read more (PubMed: 11483702) »
  • Bowring NE  et al. Comparison of the airways relaxant and hypotensive potencies of the potassium channel activators BRL 55834 and levcromakalim (BRL 38227) in vivo in guinea-pigs and rats. Br J Pharmacol 109:1133-9 (1993). Read more (PubMed: 8401925) »
  • Taylor SG  et al. The inhibitory effects of cromakalim and its active enantiomer BRL 38227 against various agonists in guinea pig and human airways: comparison with pinacidil and verapamil. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 261:429-37 (1992). Read more (PubMed: 1578358) »

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