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Pronunciation: glaw'sen

Definition: The d-form prevalent in nature. Antitussive agent found in Glaucium flavum, (G. luteum scop.), Papaveraceae and in Dicentra and Corydalis species, family Fumariceae.

Synonym(s): boldine dimethyl ether

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