opianine

o"pi*a*nine

(?), n. (Chem.) An alkaloid (C22H23NO7) found in small quantity in opium. It is identical with narcotine. It is present in amounts up to 11% in Papaver somniferum, and is used clinically as an antitussive. MI11
Syn. -- noscapine; narcosine; opian.
[1913 Webster +PJC]

 

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