Pimozide is a D2DR inhibitor and antipsychotic which binds with very high affinity and inhibits SR-7 (Ki = 0.5 nM). Pimozide blocks establishment but not expression of amphetamine produced environment specific conditioning. Pimozide is a calcium channel protein inhibitor.
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Soluble in DMSO (100 mM), and chloroform (25 mg + 5 mL of CHCl3). Insoluble in water.