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G154 Sigma

Gabapentin

solid

Synonym: 1-(Aminomethyl)-cyclohexaneacetic acid, Neurontin

  • CAS Number 60142-96-3

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C9H17NO2

  • Molecular Weight 171.24

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 2359739

  •  EC Number 262-076-3

  •  MDL number MFCD00865286

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24278159

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Description

Packaging

10, 50 mg in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Anticonvulsant with unknown mechanism of action; crosses the blood brain barrier; increases GABA concentrations in the brain and reduces excitatory amino acid neurotransmission, perhaps through its effects on voltage-gated calcium channels; exhibits antinociceptive, anxiolytic, neuroprotective and anti-epileptic effects.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
GU6496000
Protocols & Articles

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