Nicotine D009538

Chemicals and Drugs [D] » Heterocyclic Compounds [D03] » Alkaloids » Solanaceous Alkaloids » Nicotine

Chemicals and Drugs [D] » Heterocyclic Compounds [D03] » Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring » Pyridines » Nicotine

Description

Nicotine is highly toxic alkaloid. It is the prototypical agonist at nicotinic cholinergic receptors where it dramatically stimulates neurons and ultimately blocks synaptic transmission. Nicotine is also important medically because of its presence in tobacco smoke.   MeSH

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