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Definition of Emetine

Emetine
Emetine Em"e*tine (?; 104), n. [See Emetic.] (Chem.) A white crystalline bitter alkaloid extracted from ipecacuanha root, and regarded as its peculiar emetic principle.

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- Emetine is a drug used as both an anti-protozoal and to induce vomiting. It is produced from the ipecac root. It takes its name from its emetic properties...
- of safety and efficacy. An example of emetic compound from the roots is emetine. Ipecacuanha is a slow-growing plant, which reduces its commercial appeal...
- syndrome by proxy. The actions of ipecac are mainly those of major alkaloids, emetine (methylcephaeline) and cephaeline.[citation needed] They both act locally...
- them Karen had died. The autopsy stated that her death was caused by "emetine cardiotoxicity due to or as a consequence of anorexia nervosa." Under the...
- released on March 11, 1983, ruled out drug overdose, attributing death to "emetine cardiotoxicity due to or as a consequence of anorexia nervosa". Carpenter...
- (Noscapine) Spirobenzylisoquinolines Fumaricine Ipecacuanha alkaloids Emetine, protoemetine, ipecoside Benzophenanthridines Sanguinarine, oxynitidine...
- products such as syrup of ipecac. Chemically, it is closely related to emetine. Cephaeline in the form of syrup of ipecac was once commonly recommended...
- falcarinol, didehydrofalcarinol, rutin, caffeic acid, chlorogenic acid, emetine, nicotiflorin, hederasaponin B and hederacoside C. However, only three...
- British troops in Egypt in 1916 who recovered following treatment with emetine. A 1990 study published in Military Medicine from Lackland AFB in Texas...
- reaction of unsymmetrical diarylethylenes: II. The synthesis of possible emetine intermediates. He had two daughters and a son. Seagram invited Mehta to...