rescinnamine


rescinnamine
3,4,5-Trimethoxycinnamic acid ester of methyl reserpate; a purified ester alkaloid of the alseroxylon fraction of species of Rauwolfia; chemically and pharmacologically related to reserpine, with similar uses.

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res·cin·na·mine re-'sin-ə-.mēn, -mən n an antihypertensive, tranquilizing, and sedative drug C35H42N2O9

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re·scin·na·mine (re-sinґə-min) an alkaloid obtained from Rauwolfia serpentina and other species of Rauwolfia; administered orally as an antihypertensive.

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