dicoumarol


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dicoumarol

An oral anticoagulant drug now mainly used as a rat poison. Other more readily controllable coumarins, such as WARFARIN, are now used.
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Mae ffwng yn medru troi cwmarin i dicoumarol, sydd yn wrthgeulydd gwenwynig.
Examples for plant-derived compounds that served as lead structures and/or were chemically modified are salicylic acid (acetylsalicylic acid), morphine (scores of derivatives), camptothecin (topotecan and irinotecan), artemisinin (artemether), and dicoumarol (warfarin).
Dicoumarol activates Ca-permeable cation channels triggering erythrocyte cell membrane scrambling.
Estos investigadores establecieron que este anticoagulante era el 3,3'-metilenobis-(4-hidroxicumarina), que mas tarde se conoceria como dicoumarol o bishidroxicumarina, y que seria el primer compuesto de esta familia de sustancias en ser comercializado.
Ecarin test in diagnosis of dicoumarol therapy, liver diseases and DIC.
If hay from sweetclover is not dried properly and becomes moldy, the coumarin is converted to dicoumarol. Dicoumarol reduces the blood-clotting ability of animals, which can result in death from internal or external bleeding.