Medical Dictionary

scopola

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noun sco·po·la \ˈskō-pə-lə\
variants: also

scopolia

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Medical Definition of scopola

  1. :  the dried rhizome of an herb (Scopolia carniolica) of the family Solanaceae that contains the alkaloids scopolamine, atropine, and hyoscyamine and is used as a hypnotic and analgesic


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