TC-1827

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TC-1827
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Identifiers
CAS number 547741-76-4 YesY
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Properties
Molecular formula C10H15N3
Molar mass 177.25 g mol−1
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
Infobox references

TC-1827 is an orally active, selective agonist of the α4β2 nicotinic receptors. Administration of TC-1827 improved memory and learning in a variety in rodents, and increased long-term potentiation in hippocampal slices. In addition, the compound was without significant cardiovascular side effects, except for a small, transient rise in arterial blood pressure. The pro-cognitive effects of TC-1827 last much longer than the short half life (0.2 - 1.0 hours) would suggest.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bohme, Georg Andrees (May 2004). "In vitro and in vivo characterization of TC-1827, a novel brain α4β2 nicotinic receptor agonist with pro-cognitive activity". Drug Development Research 62 (1): 26–40. doi:10.1002/ddr.10352.