an alkaloid stemming from a lot of tropical American plants but primarily from Pilocarpus jiibornihli. Pilocarpine is a strong parasympathomimetic agent, influencing postganglionic cholinergic receptors.

PILOCARPINE: "Since my doctor prescribed Pilocarpine, I've had no further issues with dry mouth."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "PILOCARPINE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pilocarpine/ (accessed October 22, 2021).