apomorphine

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apomorphine

[¦ap·ə¦mȯr‚fēn]
(pharmacology)
C17H17NO2 A crystalline alkaloid obtained by dehydration of morphine; acts as a powerful emetic.
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An hour after the last administrations of drug or saline administration, MK-801, apomorphine hydrochloride hemihydrate, or haloperidol were injected to mice, and then the animals were subjected to appropriate schizophrenia model.