cevadine

cev·a·dine

(sev'ă-dēn),
An alkaloid occurring in the seeds of Schoenocaulon officinale (Sabadilla officinarum), family Liliaceae; highly irritating to skin and mucous membranes.
See also: veratrine.

cevadine

one of the alkaloids of Veratrum californicum but not one known to be implicated in the production of congenital defects that occur in sheep fed on this plant.