Agent Name

Solasodine

CAS Number

126-17-0

Formula

C27-H43-N-O2

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Purapuridine; Salasdine; Salasodine; Solancarpidine; Solanidine-S; Solasod-5-en-3beta-ol; Solasodin; Spirosol-5-en-3-ol, (3beta,22alpha,25R)-; delta5-20betaf,22alphaf,25alphaf,27-Azaspirosten-3beta-ol; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Plant Toxins

Description

Solid; [Merck Index]

Sources/Uses

Alkaloid derived from Solanum species; Used to make steroidal drugs; [Merck Index]

Comments

Emergency treatment: "Plants- solanine"; [HSDB] May cause irritation; Effects in high-dose animal studies include parasympathomimetic effects; [MSDSonline] See "Solanine."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

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