santonin


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santonin

[′sant·ən·ən]
(organic chemistry)
C15H18O3 A white powder with a melting point of 170-173°C; soluble in chloroform and alcohol; used in medicine.
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F: FONTINAS; E: ENATIONS, SONATINE; N: SANTONIN, C= ACTINONS, CANONIST, CONTAINS, SANCTION, SONANTIC; A= SONATINA; B = ANTISNOB; L= ANTLIONS; P = PINTANOS; S = ONANISTS
The activity of 1 and 2 was more potent than Santonin and p-anisaldehyde whose [ED.