Cymarin

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Cymarin
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Clinical data
SynonymsCymarine; K-Strophanthin-α; NSC 7522; Strophantin K; WV 90043a; k-Strophanthin-α
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ECHA InfoCard100.007.353 Edit this at Wikidata
Chemical and physical data
FormulaC30H44O9
Molar mass548.665 g/mol g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)
Melting point148 °C (298 °F)
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Cymarin (or cymarine) is a cardiac glycoside. Plants of the genus Apocynum, including Apocynum cannabinum and Apocynum venetum, contain cymarin.[1] Cymarin is a cardiac glycoside and an anti-arrhythmia and cardiotonic agent.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gregory L. Tilford. Edible and Medicinal plants of the West. ISBN 0-87842-359-1.
  2. ^ CID 441853 from PubChem