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Nω-Nitro-L-arginine methyl ester hydrochloride

≥98% (TLC), powder

Synonym: L-NAME hydrochloride

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Biochem/physiol Actions

An analog of arginine that inhibits NO production. It has multiple effects on the vascular system. Inhibits relaxation induced by acetylcholine and induces an increase in arterial blood pressure. Abolishes lecithinized superoxide dismutase induced vasodilation when used to pretreat aortic ring preparations of mice. Induces leukocyte adhesion and increases microvascular fluid and protein fluxes and permeability. It has also been used in many studies of learning and memory.

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RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
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