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M9292 Sigma-Aldrich

Memantine hydrochloride

≥98% (GC)

Synonym: 3,5-Dimethyl-1-adamantanamine hydrochloride, 3,5-Dimethylamantadine hydrochloride, 3,5-Dimethyltricyclo[3.3.1.13,7]decan-1-amine hydrochloride

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Properties

Related Categories Approved Therapeutics/Drug Candidates, Bioactive Small Molecule Alphabetical Index, Bioactive Small Molecules, Cell Biology, Cell Signaling and Neuroscience,
Quality Level   100
assay   ≥98% (GC)
originator   Forest Labs
SMILES string   Cl.C[C@]12CC3C[C@](C)(C1)CC(N)(C3)C2
InChI   1S/C12H21N.ClH/c1-10-3-9-4-11(2,6-10)8-12(13,5-9)7-10;/h9H,3-8,13H2,1-2H3;1H/t9-,10+,11-,12-;
InChI key   LDDHMLJTFXJGPI-VXMZOEJHSA-N
Gene Information   human ... DRD1(1812), DRD2(1813), DRD3(1814), DRD4(1815), DRD5(1816)

Description

Application

Memantine hydrochloride has been used:
• as a media supplement to serve as a control to study the neuroprotective effects of erythropoietin in N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor-induced toxicity
• to intraperitoneally inject experimental animal to study its effect on traumatic injury
• as a test compound to determine the dynamic range and selectivity of retinal pigment epithelium tissue penetration

Packaging

100 mg in glass bottle

25 mg in glass insert

Biochem/physiol Actions

Memantine is effective against Alzheimer′s disease and Parkinson′s disease. It is also useful in treating epilepsy, motor neurone disease and trauma.

Features and Benefits

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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