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Compound Summary for: CID 4266

Muscimol

Also known as: Pantherine, Agarin, Agarine, 2763-96-4, 3(2H)-Isoxazolone, 5-(aminomethyl)-, 3-Hydroxy-5-aminomethylisoxazole, 5-(Aminomethyl)-3-isoxazolol
Molecular Formula: C4H6N2O2   Molecular Weight: 114.10264   InChIKey: ZJQHPWUVQPJPQT-UHFFFAOYSA-N
A neurotoxic isoxazole isolated from species of AMANITA. It is obtained by decarboxylation of IBOTENIC ACID. Muscimol is a potent agonist of GABA-A RECEPTORS and is used mainly as an experimental tool in animal and tissue studies.   From: MeSH
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