ergotoxine


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ergotoxine

[‚ər·gə′täk·sēn]
(organic chemistry)
An alkaloid and an isomer of ergotinine that is a 1:1:1 mixture of ergocornine, ergocristine, and ergocryptine; crystallizes in orthorhombic crystals, melts at 190°C, and is soluble in methyl alcohol, ethyl alcohol, acetone, and chloroform.