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Chemical Strychnine

Name Strychnine
CAS Type 1 Name Strychnidin-10-one
Equivalent Terms Nitrate, Strychnine | Strychnine Nitrate
CAS Registry Number 57-24-9
Definition An alkaloid found in the seeds of STRYCHNOS NUX-VOMICA. It is a competitive antagonist at glycine receptors and thus a convulsant. It has been used as an analeptic, in the treatment of nonketotic hyperglycinemia and sleep apnea, and as a rat poison.
Structure Strychnine
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MeSH® ID D013331
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1. ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Alkaloids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Indole Alkaloids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Secologanin Tryptamine Alkaloids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Strychnine Has associated genes Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, Fused-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 2-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Indoles Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Indole Alkaloids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Secologanin Tryptamine Alkaloids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Strychnine Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Strychnine Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  11-demethoxy-12-hydroxy-3-epi-myrtoidine
  11-demethoxy-3-epi-myrtoidine
  11-methoxymacusine A
  16,17,19,20-tetrahydro-2,16-dehydro-18-deoxyisostrychnine
  22-hydroxystrychnine
  3-epi-myrtoidine
  afrodex
  brucine Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  brucine N-oxide Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  coracurine V
  icajine Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  isobrucine
  N-chloromethylbrucine Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  N-methylstrychnine
  Pasuma (injection)
  Pasuma (tablet)
  strychnine N-oxide
  strychnogucine A
  strychnogucine B
  strychnohexamine
  sungucine
  Wenckebach's Dragee