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Chemical Ergot Alkaloids

Name Ergot Alkaloids
Equivalent Terms Alkaloids, Clavine | Alkaloids, Ergot | Clavine Alkaloids
Definition Alkaloids originally isolated from the ergot fungus Claviceps purpurea (Hypocreaceae). They include compounds that are structurally related to ergoline (ERGOLINES) and ergotamine (ERGOTAMINES). Many of the ergot alkaloids act as alpha-adrenergic antagonists.
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MeSH® ID D004876
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ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Alkaloids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Ergot Alkaloids Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Ergot Alkaloids Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  aurantioclavine
  belloid
  clavicipitic acid
  DCN 203-922
  demethylchanoclavine
  DHM 32-550
View node Ergolines Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  ergostine
View node Ergotamines Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  fumigaclavine B
  fumigaclavine C Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  fumigaclavine I