Molecular Weight(MW): 567.05
Amlodipine Besylate is a long-acting calcium channel blocker, used to lower blood pressure and prevent chest pain.
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|Description||Amlodipine Besylate is a long-acting calcium channel blocker, used to lower blood pressure and prevent chest pain.|
Amlodipine besylate reduces the declines in p85aPI3K, phosphorylated Akt, phosphorylated GSK-3β, heat-shock transcription factor-1, and Bcl-2 induced by H(2) O(2) , as well as the increases in cyclooxygenase-2, cytosolic cytochrome c, cleaved caspase 9, and cleaved caspase 3 in neuronal cell. Amlodipine significantly reduces systolic blood pressure (SBP), aortic hypertrophy, endothelial dysfunction, LOX-1 expression, aortic O(2)(-) and ONOO(-) production, and plasma free 8-F(2)alpha-isoprostane levels in Ang II-infused rats.  Amlodipine elicits an NO-mediated relaxation and a leftward shift in the concentration-relaxation curve to bradykinin in isolated, pre-contracted, endothelium-intact porcine coronary arteries. Amlodipine increases the generation of NO from native endothelial cells, as detected by electron spin resonance spectroscopy and stimulated an 8-fold increase in cyclic GMP levels in cultured endothelial cells. Amlodipine elicits the NO-mediated relaxation of rat aortic rings, which do not express the B2 receptor. Amlodipine time-dependently attenuates the phosphorylation of protein kinase C (PKC) in endothelial cells, with a time course similar to the changes in eNOS phosphorylation, and prevents the phorbol-12-myristate-13-acetate-induced activation of PKC. 
|In vivo||Amlodipine besylate significantly decreases average indirect systolic blood pressure measurements from 198 mmHg to 155 mmHg in the cats. Amlodipine besylate appears to be a safe and effective oral treatment for systemic hypertension in cats when used chronically once daily as a single agent. |
|In vitro||DMSO||113 mg/mL (199.27 mM)|
|Ethanol||14 mg/mL (24.68 mM)|
|In vivo||Add solvents to the product individually and in order(Data is from Selleck tests instead of citations):
2% DMSO+30% PEG 300+2% Tween 80+ddH2O
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Clinical Trial Information
|NCT Number||Recruitment||interventions||Conditions||Sponsor/Collaborators||Start Date||Phases|
|NCT03722381||Not yet recruiting||Drug: Amlodipine Besylate||Hemodialysis|Pharmacokinetics||University of Michigan||December 2019||--|
|NCT03722524||Recruiting||Drug: amlodipine / indapamide / perindopril arginine FDC||Arterial Hypertension||Servier Russia||November 30 2018||--|
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