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Mixtures of closely related hypotensive alkaloids from Veratrum album (Liliaceae). They have been used in the treatment of hypertension but have largely been replaced by drugs with fewer adverse effects.

Year introduced: 1991(1980)

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Tree Number(s): D03.132.920.256.543, D03.633.400.256.543

MeSH Unique ID: D011526

Entry Terms:

  • Protoverin
  • Protoveratrine A
  • Veratetrin
  • Neoprotoveratrin
  • Cryptenamine
  • Tensatrin
  • Protalba
  • Veralba

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