Biological descriptionCa2+ channel blocker. Shows moderate selectivity for T-type channels (IC50 values are 2.7 and 18.6 μM for T-type and L-type respectively). Shows antihypertensive effects in vivo. Orally active.
Chemical name(1S,2S)-2-[2-[[3-(1H-Benzimidazol-2yl)propyl]methylamino]ethyl]-6-fluoro-1,2,3,4-tetrahydro-1-(1-methylethyl)-2-naphthalenyl methoxyacetate dihydrochloride
Storage instructionsStore at Room Temperature. Store under Desiccating conditions. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
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 Mibefradil dihydrochloride (ab120343)
This product has been referenced in:
Wang J et al. Ca(2+) influx mediates the TRPV4-NO pathway in neuropathic hyperalgesia following chronic compression of the dorsal root ganglion. Neurosci Lett588:159-65 (2015).
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Fernández-Morales JC et al. Blockade by NNC 55-0396, mibefradil, and nickel of calcium and exocytotic signals in chromaffin cells: implications for the regulation of hypoxia-induced secretion at early life. Eur J Pharmacol751:1-12 (2015).
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Osterrieder W & Holck M In vitro pharmacologic profile of Ro 40-5967, a novel Ca2+ channel blocker with potent vasodilator but weak inotropic action. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol13:754-9 (1989).
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