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L-type Ca2+ channel blocker

Product Code: Asc-138

Purity: >98%

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Biological Description

L-type Ca2+ channel blocker. Potent cerebrovasodilator. Cognitive enhancer. More lipophilic than nifedipine (Asc-135).

Useful References

(1988) Pharmacology of nimodipine. A review. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 522:698-706 abstract

al (1993) Nimodipine: cognition, aging, and degeneration. Clin Neuropharmacol. 16 Suppl 1:S25-30 abstract

(1994) Neuropharmacology of nimodipine: from single channels to behavior. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 747:336-50 abstract


Ca< sub> V 1 and Ca< sub> V 2 Channels Engage Distinct Modes of Ca< sup> 2+ Signaling to Control CREB-Dependent Gene Expression abstract

Chemical Information

1,4-Dihydro-2,6-dimethyl-4-(3-nitrophenyl)-3,5-pyridinedicarboxylic acid 2-methoxyethyl 1-methylethyl ester

  • Store at RT
  • MW 418.44
  • Soluble in DMSO to 100 mM and in ethanol to 10 mM
  • C21H26N2O7
  • 66085-59-4