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F9677 Sigma-Aldrich

Felodipine

solid

Synonym: 4-(2,3-Dichlorophenyl)-1,4-dihydro-2,6-dimethyl-3,5-pyridinecarboxylic acid ethyl methyl ester, Plendil

  • CAS Number 72509-76-3

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C18H19NO4Cl2

  • Molecular Weight 384.25

  •  MDL number MFCD00868316

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24278449

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Properties

Related Categories Approved Therapeutics/Drug Candidates, AstraZeneca, Bioactive Small Molecule Alphabetical Index, Bioactive Small Molecules, Calcium Channel Modulators,
InChI Key   RZTAMFZIAATZDJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Quality Level   200
form   solid
solubility   DMSO: 20 mg/mL
  H2O: insoluble
originator   AstraZeneca
Gene Information   human ... CACNA2D1(781)

Description

General description

Felodipine is a dihydropyridine derivative. It has diuretic properties. Felodipine has high vascular selectivity. It is used to treat hypertension. Felodipine regulates chronic stable angina.

Biochem/physiol Actions

L-type calcium channel blocker

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
US7968700

Documents

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

Antihypertensive Agents

Agents that inhibit angiontensin-converting enzymes (ACE) and angiotensin II formation are essential to cardiovascular medicine.1 These inhibitors are used not only to treat essential hypertension an...
Sami Barghshoon
BioFiles v7 n5, 2012, 5–20
Keywords: AGE, Antihypertensives, Cardiovascular, Clinical, Diuretics, PAGE, Reductions

Discover Bioactive Small Molecules for Ion Channels Research

Ion transport across the relatively impermeable lipid bilayer of the cell membrane is accomplished via membrane proteins known as ion channels, pumps and transporters. Ion channels are gated pores an...
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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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