hydrastinine

noun
hy·dras·ti·nine | \hī-ˈdras-tə-ˌnēn, -nən \

Medical Definition of hydrastinine 

: a crystalline base C11H13NO3 formed by the oxidation of hydrastine and formerly used in controlling uterine hemorrhage

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