Gabapentin

Cat. No: AF3049






Package Size

1 g

Price

$ 1050

Availability

In stock

Technical Data

Chemical Name
1-(Aminomethyl) cyclohexaneacetic acid


Biological Description
Anticonvulsant with several possible mechanisms of action. Increases GABA in the brain and binds to a novel site associated with voltage-sensitive Ca2+ channels. Prevents neuronal death and is antinociceptive and anxiolytic.


Molecular Weight
171.24 daltons 


Molecular Formula
C9H17NO2 


Solubility
Soluble to 100 mM in water 


Purity
>98% 


Storage instructions
Up to one week at 4°C or six months at -20°C. 


CAS No.
60142-96-3 

References
Van de Vusse, A.C., et al. 2004. BMC Neurol. 4: 13.