ergotamine

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From German Ergotamin, corresponding to ergot + amine.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɜːˈɡɒtəmiːn/

Noun[edit]

ergotamine (countable and uncountable, plural ergotamines)

  1. (organic chemistry, biochemistry, pharmacology) An alkaloid, extracted from ergot, that causes constriction of blood vessels and has been used to treat migraine; it is related to lysergic acid.

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Noun[edit]

ergotamine f (plural ergotamines)

  1. ergotamine