hydrastinine

noun

hy·​dras·​ti·​nine hī-ˈdras-tə-ˌnēn How to pronounce hydrastinine (audio) -nən How to pronounce hydrastinine (audio)
: a crystalline base C11H13NO3 formed by the oxidation of hydrastine and formerly used in controlling uterine hemorrhage

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“Hydrastinine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hydrastinine. Accessed 8 Feb. 2023.

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