hydrastinine


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hydrastinine

(haɪˈdræstɪˌniːn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless crystalline water-soluble compound whose pharmacological action resembles that of hydrastine. Formula: C11H13NO3
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There's no hocus-pocus or superstition here because goldenseal derives its value from the medicinal alkaloids berberine, hydrastinine and canadine contained in its rootstock.
A simple process for extracting and analyzing these components, including the minor alkaloids (canadine, hydrastinine, berberastine and canadaline) in goldenseal powder, tablets, capsules and tinctures is highly desirable in evaluating product quality.