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Alkaloids a.k.a. Alkaloid: Alkaloids are a group of naturally occurring chemical compounds that contain mostly basic nitrogen atoms. This group also includes some related compounds with neutral and even weakly acidic properties. Some synthetic compounds of similar structure are also termed alkaloids. In addition to carbon, hydrogen and nitrogen, alkaloids may also contain oxygen, sulfur and more rarely other elements such as chlorine, bromine, and phosphorus.
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by Burkhard Fugmann, Susanne Lang-Fugmann, Wolfgang Steglich
Pancratium maritimum [Amaryllidaceae alkaloids] Pandaca [Aspidosperma alkaloids] Pandoras acanthifolium [Okadaic acid] Panicum miliaceum [β-Phenylethylamine alkaloids] ...
Phytochemical Dictionary (1998)
A Handbook of Bioactive Compounds from Plants, Second Edition by Herbert Baxter, J.B. Harborne, Gerald P. Moss
Plant alkaloids which have a nitrogen atom either in a 5- membered ring ( pyrrolidines) or in a 6-membered ring (piperidines) are included in this section. Those with a nitrogen atom shared between a 5- and a 6-membered ring ( indolizidines) ...
by Jack Cazes
INTRODUCTION Alkaloids are an important class of compounds that have pharmacological effects on various tissues and organs of humans and other animal species. More than 16,000 are known and most are derived from higher plants.
by Edward Thorpe
precipitating alkaloids in place of potash or soda. active. The use of animal charcoal for decolorising A few are dextrorotatory, notably aconitine, alkaloidal solutions requires caution, since some piloca more alkaloi larts of generally exhi it the ...
by Jill Bailey
alkaloids a class of nitrogen- containing usually basic plant products, which are often poisonous. many alkaloids, e.g. morphine, codeine, nicotine, and cocaine, have been utilized in medicine and ...
Pocket Medical Dictionary (1999)
by B. Jain Publishers Staff
Mercuric chloride, alkaloids. Aromatic Tincture. 30 mg 2.000 Arsenic bromide ...
by Diagram Group
Rauwolfia alkaloids Drugs used as antihypertensives. They were also once used as antipsychotic drugs. respiratory stimulants Used to promote breathing in severely traumatized patients. scabicides Used to treat infestations by itchmites.
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