FIRST AID MEASURES General advice Colforsin Coleonol. Substance record SIDfor Forskolin, For use in molecular biology applications submitted by Sigma- Aldrich.
Forskolin( Colforsin) is a labdane diterpenoid with antihypertensive platelet aggregation inhibitory , positive inotropic adenylate cyclase activating properties.
Forskolin is soluble in water ( with 2% ethanol) up to 0. 2 mM by first dissolving in ethanol at 5 mg/ mL and performing subsequent dilutions in water. Similar results were obtained with DMSO.
Features and Benefits. This compound is also offered as part of Sigma′ s Library of Pharmacologically Active Compounds ( LOPAC ® 1280 ), a biologically annotated collection of high- quality, ready- to- screen compounds.