Anisodine

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Anisodine
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FormulaC17H21NO5
Molar mass319.35 g/mol g·mol−1
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Anisodine, also known as daturamine and α-hydroxyscopolamine, is an antispasmodic and anticholinergic drug used in the treatment of acute circulatory shock in China.[1][2] It is a tropane alkaloid and is found naturally in species of the Solanaceae family of plants.[2] Anisodine acts as a muscarinic acetylcholine receptor antagonist and α1-adrenergic receptor agonist.[1]

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  1. ^ a b Varma DR, Yue TL (March 1986). "Adrenoceptor blocking properties of atropine-like agents anisodamine and anisodine on brain and cardiovascular tissues of rats". British Journal of Pharmacology. 87 (3): 587–94. doi:10.1111/j.1476-5381.1986.tb10201.x. PMC 1916562. PMID 2879586.
  2. ^ a b Dictionary of pharmacological agents - Google Books.