Product: Amitriptyline HCl
Catalog Number: 16820
CAS Number: 549-18-8
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Formula: C20H23N • HCl
Chemical Purity: >98%
Molecular Weight: 313.87
Structure: Amitriptyline HCl
Appearance: White powder
Category: Biochemicals and Reagents
Stability: Stable under recommended storage conditions.

Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Recommended storage temperature: 2-8°C


IATA: Hazard Class: 6.1; UN Number: UN2811; Packing Group: III; Shipping Name: Toxic solid, organic, n.o.s. (Amitriptyline hydrochloride)

Literature References:

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Tricyclic antidepressant; inhibits the norepinephrine and serotonin transporters with Kis of 100 nM and 14.7 nM, respectively; high in vitro affinity for α1-adrenoceptors, serotonin and muscarinic acetylcholine receptors.