Nipecotic acid

Nipecotic acid

Nipecotic acid
Systematic (IUPAC) name
piperidine-3-carboxylic acid
Clinical data
Legal status
CAS number
ATC code ?
Chemical data
Formula C6H11NO2 
Mol. mass 129.16 g/mol

Nipecotic acid is a GABA reuptake inhibitor used in scientific research.[1][2]

See also


  1. ^ Takahashi K, Miyoshi S, Kaneko A, Copenhagen DR (1995). "Actions of nipecotic acid and SKF89976A on GABA transporter in cone-driven horizontal cells dissociated from the catfish retina" (). Jpn. J. Physiol. 45 (3): 457–73.  
  2. ^ Wahab A, Heinemann U, Albus K (October 2009). "Effects of gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) agonists and a GABA uptake inhibitor on pharmacoresistant seizure like events in organotypic hippocampal slice cultures". Epilepsy Research 86 (2-3): 113–23.