Catalog No.S3031 Synonyms: BI-1356
Molecular Weight(MW): 472.54
Linagliptin is a highly potent, selective DPP-4 inhibitor with IC50 of 1 nM and exhibits a 10,000-fold higher selectivity for DPP-4 than for other dipeptidyl peptidases such as DPP-2, DPP-8, and DPP-9.
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|Description||Linagliptin is a highly potent, selective DPP-4 inhibitor with IC50 of 1 nM and exhibits a 10,000-fold higher selectivity for DPP-4 than for other dipeptidyl peptidases such as DPP-2, DPP-8, and DPP-9.|
Linagliptin shows a potent inhibition effect against DPP-4 in vitro and a low affinity for hERG channel and M1 receptor (IC50 295 nM).  Linagliptin acts as a competitive inhibitor with a Ki of 1 nM, and also shows 10,000-fold more selectivity for DPP-4 than DPP-8, DPP-9, amino-peptidases N and P, prolyloligopeptidase, trypsin, plasmin, and thrombin, and 90-fold more selectivity than fibroblast activation protein in vitro. 
|In vivo||In male Wistar rats, Beagle dogs, and Rhesus monkeys, Linagliptin shows a highly efficacious, long-lasting, and potent inhibitory activity against DPP-4 by more than 70% inhibition for all three species after oral administration of 1 mg/kg. Oral administration of Linagliptin to db/db mice 45 min before an oral glucose tolerance test reduces plasma glucose excursion in a dose-dependent manner from 0.1 mg/kg (15% inhibition) to 1 mg/kg (66% inhibition).  By inhibiting DPP-4 activity, Linagliptin reduces the expression of the proinflammatory markers cyclooxygenase-2 and macrophage inflammatory protein-2, and enhances the formation of myofibroblasts in healing wounds from ob/ob mice. |
|In vitro||DMSO||17 mg/mL (35.97 mM)|
|Ethanol||1 mg/mL (2.11 mM)|
|In vivo||0.5% hydroxyethyl cellulose||30 mg/mL|
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Clinical Trial Information
|NCT Number||Recruitment||Conditions||Sponsor/Collaborators||Start Date||Phases|
|NCT02768220||Not yet recruiting||SGLT-2 Inhibitors|Advanced Glycation End Products|Diabetes||Northwell Health||July 2017||Phase 4|
|NCT03051243||Not yet recruiting||DM2||Rabin Medical Center||February 2017||Phase 3|
|NCT03011177||Not yet recruiting||Type2 Diabetes Mellitus||Handok Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd.||January 2017||Phase 4|
|NCT02897349||Recruiting||Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2||Boehringer Ingelheim|Eli Lilly and Company||September 2016||Phase 3|
|NCT02974504||Recruiting||Type2 Diabetes||Dong-A ST Co., Ltd.||September 2016||Phase 4|
|NCT02815644||Completed||Healthy||Boehringer Ingelheim||July 2016||Phase 1|
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