Definition of Bufotenin
1. Noun. (alternative spelling of bufotenine) ¹
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Medical Definition of Bufotenin
A hallucinogenic serotonin analog found in frog or toad skins, mushrooms, higher plants, and mammals, especially in the brains, plasma, and urine of schizophrenics. Bufotenin has been used as a tool in CNS studies and misused as a psychedelic.
Pharmacological action: hallucinogens, serotonin antagonists.
Chemical name: 1H-Indol-5-ol, 3-(2-(dimethylamino)ethyl)-
(12 Dec 1998)
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