MUSCARINE

can be isolated from Amanita muscaria, otherwise known as Agaric and other fungi. Muscarine stimulates a variety of acetylcholine receptors in smooth muscle, cardiac muscle, the endocrine glands and the central nervous system.

MUSCARINE: "Muscarine is able to effectively stimulate a small portion of acetylcholine receptors in smooth muscle within the body."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MUSCARINE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/muscarine/ (accessed August 18, 2019).
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