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sco•pol•a•mine



Pronunciation: (sku-pol'u-mēn", -min, skō"pu-lam'in), [key]
n. Pharm.
a colorless, syrupy, water-soluble alkaloid, C17H21NO4, obtained from certain plants of the nightshade family, used chiefly as a sedative and mydriatic and to alleviate the symptoms of motion sickness. Also called hyoscine.

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