thebaine


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thebaine

 [the-ba´in]
a crystalline, poisonous, and anodyne alkaloid from opium, having properties similar to those of strychnine.

the·ba·ine

(thē-bā'ēn, -in), Avoid the mispronunciation thē'bān.
An alkaloid obtained from opium (0.3-1.5%); it resembles strychnine in its action, causing tetanic convulsions.
Synonym(s): paramorphine

thebaine

/the·baine/ (the-ba´in) a crystalline, poisonous, and anodyne alkaloid from opium, having properties similar to those of strychnine.

thebaine

(thē′bə-ēn′, thĭ-bā′ĭn)
n.
An alkaloid, C19H21NO3, obtained from the opium poppy and used in the manufacture of oxycodone and other opioids. Also called paramorphine.
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The2015 Global Thebaine Industry research report 2015-2020 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Thebaine industry.
In another experiment, Allen and colleagues in 2004, showed that complete inhibition of all members of multi-gene family of Cor using RNAi, caused an increase the intermediate S--reticuline upstream of codeine, in transgenic plants than codeine, morphine and thebaine in control plants [1].
Alkaloids make up about 10% of the dried poppy latex of which morphine, codeine, thebaine and papaverine are the most important with morphine as the principal alkaloid (Van Wyk et al.
The researchers began with three high-morphine varieties of opium poppy and a mutant plant that makes the morphine precursors thebaine and oripavine but can't make morphine itself.
This was because of its easy conversion into thebaine and other substances controlled in Schedule I of the 1961 Convention.
The three main phenanthrene alkaloids include morphine, codeine and thebaine.
that will yield economically attractive levels of morphinane alkaloids, particularly thebaine.
We confirmed that plants of this species are good sources of thebaine but, unlike the opium poppy, do not contain morphine or codeine.
has acquired an exclusive license for a novel and highly efficient technology for isolating thebaine from raw poppy.
2 Hydrocodone 34 102 6-Monoacetylmorphine 42 28 Dihydromorphine 18 Thebaine 5 Meperidine 1 Hydromorphone 16 19 Methamphetamine D-Methamphetamine 100 100 L-Methamphetamine 8 271 Methylenedioxymethamphetamine 135 1513 D-Amphetamine 2 1.
OTCBB-HDGC) today announced that it has acquired an exclusive license for a novel and highly efficient technology for isolating thebaine from raw poppy.
Midazolam maleate is a kind of psychotropic drug and derived from thebaine, a constituent of opium.