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Escitalopram

Catalog No. T0185   CAS 128196-01-0
Synonyms: S-enantiomer, Inhibitor, 5-HTT, depression, antidepressant, Seroplex, Escitalopram, S-(+)-Citalopram, (S)-Citalopram, selectivity, reuptake, cognitive, Serotonin Transporter, inhibit, SLC6A4, impairments, SERT

Escitalopram is a furancarbonitrile that is one of the SEROTONIN UPTAKE INHIBITORS used as an antidepressant. The drug is also effective in reducing ethanol uptake in alcoholics and is used in depressed patients who also suffer from tardive dyskinesia in preference to tricyclic antidepressants, which aggravate this condition.

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Purity: 98%
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Description Escitalopram is a furancarbonitrile that is one of the SEROTONIN UPTAKE INHIBITORS used as an antidepressant. The drug is also effective in reducing ethanol uptake in alcoholics and is used in depressed patients who also suffer from tardive dyskinesia in preference to tricyclic antidepressants, which aggravate this condition.
Targets&IC50 SSRI:0.89 nM(ki)
Synonyms S-enantiomer, Inhibitor, 5-HTT, depression, antidepressant, Seroplex, Escitalopram, S-(+)-Citalopram, (S)-Citalopram, selectivity, reuptake, cognitive, Serotonin Transporter, inhibit, SLC6A4, impairments, SERT
Molecular Weight 324.399
Formula C20H21FN2O
CAS No. 128196-01-0

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Powder: -20°C for 3 years

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References and Literature
1. Owens JM, et al. Encephale. 2002 Jul-Aug;28(4):350-5.

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