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A crystallizable alkaloid derived from gelsemium (yellow jasmine); a mydriatic and central nervous system stimulant.
[Mod. L. gelsemium, fr. Pers. yāsmin, jasmine]
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On the other hand, the prominent analgesic effect members of indole alkaloids, gelsemine and koumine [21], were approximately 1.00 in y values, suggesting an equivalence relation between absorption and efflux.
(1) Gelsemine; (2) humantenidine; (3) koumine; (4) gelsenicine; (5) gelsevirine; (6) humantenine.
Some flowers got extra doses of gelsemine, while others got a sugar solution that diluted their natural nectar's gelsemine concentration.