Definition of Veratrine

1. n. A poisonous alkaloid obtained from the root hellebore (Veratrum) and from sabadilla seeds as a white crystalline powder, having an acrid, burning taste. It is sometimes used externally, as in ointments, in the local treatment of neuralgia and rheumatism. Called also veratria, and veratrina.



2. n. A poisonous alkaloid obtained from the root hellebore (Veratrum) and from sabadilla seeds as a white crystalline powder, having an acrid, burning taste. It is sometimes used externally, as in ointments, in the local treatment of neuralgia and rheumatism. Called also veratria, and veratrina.

Definition of Veratrine

1. Noun. A poisonous mixture of alkaloids (veratridines) obtained from the seeds of the sabadilla plant ¹

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Definition of Veratrine

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Medical Definition of Veratrine

1. A poisonous alkaloid obtained from the root hellebore (Veratrum) and from sabadilla seeds as a white crystalline powder, having an acrid, burning taste. It is sometimes used externally, as in ointments, in the local treatment of neuralgia and rheumatism. Synonym: veratria, and veratrina. Origin: Cf. F. Veratrine. See Veratrum. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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veratrate 3-O-demethylase
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