cinchonamine

cinchonamine

[siŋ′kän·ə‚mēn]
(organic chemistry)
C19H24N2O A yellow, crystalline, water-insoluble alkaloid that melts at 184°C; derived from the bark of Remijia purdieana, a member of the madder family of shrubs.
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Various plant alkaloids such as cinchonamine, quinine, strychnine, brucine, papaverine, narcotine, nicotine, and purines such as caffeine and theophylline were early shown to have varying degrees of mitoclastic effect.