Cuscohygrine is a pyrrolidine alkaloid found in coca. It can be extracted from plants of the family Solanaceae as well, including Deadly Nightshade, Datura innoxia and Datura stramonium. Cuscohygrine usually comes with other, more potent alkaloids like atropine or cocaine.
Cuscohygrine is an oil, which can be distilled without decomposition only in vacuum. It is easily soluble in water and forms an optically inactive crystalline hydrate C13H24N2O·3H2O, which melts at 40-41 °C.
Antihypertensive effect of nuatigenin-3-O-[beta]-chacotriose from Solanum sisymbriifolium Lam. (Solanaceae) (nuati pyta) in experimentally hypertensive (ARH + DOCA) rats under chronic administration.(Report)
Jun 15, 2011; ARTICLE INFO Keywords: Solarium sisymbriifolium Nuatigenin-3-O-[beta]-chacotriose Solanaceae Systolic blood pressure...