Alseroxylon

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Alseroxylon
Clinical data
Legal status
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Identifiers
ATC code C02AA03
DrugBank DB00386
UNII H192N84N1G YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL1201454 N
Chemical data
Formula varies
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Alseroxylon (Rautensin, Rauwiloid) is a norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor used in the treatment of hypertension[1] and angina pectoris and as a sedative in psychoses.[2]

Alseroxylon is a purified fat-soluble extract of the root of Rauvolfia serpentina, containing reserpine and other nonadrenolytic amorphous alkaloids.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Green, R. S.; Davolos, D. (1956). "A long-term study of the effect of crude Rauwolfia serpentina and of its alseroxylon fraction in patients with hypertension". The American journal of medicine 20 (5): 760–773. doi:10.1016/0002-9343(56)90158-9. PMID 13313574.  edit
  2. ^ a b DrugBank DB00386