Medical Dictionary

scopola

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noun sco·po·la \ ˈskō-pə-lə \
variants: also scopolia play \skə-ˈpō-lē-ə\

medical Definition of scopola

: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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