Definitions for veratrum alkaloids

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  1. Veratrum Alkaloids

    Alkaloids with powerful hypotensive effects isolated from American or European Hellebore (Veratrum viride Ait. Liliaceae and Veratrum album L. Liliaceae). They increase cholinergic and decrease adrenergic tone with appropriate side effects and at higher doses depress respiration and produce cardiac arrhythmias; only the ester alkaloids have been used as hypotensive agents in specific instances. They have been generally replaced by drugs with fewer adverse effects.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of veratrum alkaloids in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of veratrum alkaloids in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4


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