coniine


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coniine

one of the toxic piperidine alkaloids in conium maculatum.
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Isolation of insect paralyzing agent coniine from Sarracenia Jlava.
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80) Coniine, the main toxin of poison hemlock, dissolves more easily in alcohol than in water.
The poison hemlock plant (Conium maculatum) contains several toxic piperidine alkaloids, primarily coniine, and has been used since antiquity as an intentional poison--most notably by the Athenians to execute Socrates.