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Product overview

  • Name
  • Short description
    Potent TRPV1 channel agonist
  • Biological description
    Capsaicin analogue. Potent TRPV1 channel agonist (Ki = 42.5 pM). Shows actions against neuropathic pain and inhibits inflammatory hyperalgesia. Shows musculoskeletal hyperalgesic effects.
  • Biological action
  • Purity
  • Citations


  • Chemical name
  • Molecular Weight
  • Chemical structure
    Resiniferatoxin  [57444-62-9]
  • Molecular Formula
  • CAS Number

Storing and Using Your Product

  • Storage instructions
    -20°C (desiccate)
  • Solubility overview
    soluble in DMSO (100mM) or ethanol (50mM)
  • Important
    This product is for RESEARCH USE ONLY and is not intended for therapeutic or diagnostic use. Not for human or veterinary use.

References for Resiniferatoxin

  • Distinct structure-activity relations for stimulation of 45Ca uptake and for high affinity binding in cultured rat dorsal root ganglion neurons and dorsal root ganglion membranes.

    Acs G et al (1996) Brain Res Mol Brain Res 35(1-2) : 173-82.
    PubMedID: 8717353
  • Resiniferatoxin (RTX) causes a uniquely protracted musculoskeletal hyperalgesia in mice by activation of TRPV1 receptors.

    Abdelhamid RE et al (2013) J Pain 14(12) : 1629-41.
    PubMedID: 24188863
  • Perineural resiniferatoxin selectively inhibits inflammatory hyperalgesia.

    Neubert JK et al (2008) Mol Pain 4 : 3
    PubMedID: 18199335
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