ecgonine

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ecgonine

 [ek´go-nin]
the final basic product obtained by hydrolysis of cocaine and several related alkaloids.

ec·go·nine

(ek'gō-nēn, -nin),
A product of the hydrolysis of cocaine; a topical anesthetic; basis of many coca alkaloids.

ecgonine

/ec·go·nine/ (ek´go-nin) the final basic product obtained by hydrolysis of cocaine and several related alkaloids; e. methyl ester is the major hydrolytic metabolite of cocaine detectable in blood by laboratory testing.