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Opiate alkaloid

Introduction: Opiate alkaloid

Description of Opiate alkaloid

Opiate alkaloid: broad family of plant alkaloids with narcotic effects on animals, historically used as sedatives, anesthetics, analogesics, and euphoriants; heroin and morphine are highly addictive, abused drugs.
Source: CRISP

Opiate alkaloid: Alkaloids found in OPIUM from PAPAVER that induce analgesic and narcotic effects by action upon OPIOID RECEPTORS.
Source: MeSH 2007

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