SCOPOLAMINE

Anticholinergic alkaloid obtained from the leaves and seeds of several solanaceous plants. It is a central nervous system depressant, employed as an anti-emetic. US trade name Scopace; Transderm-Scop. Also known as hyoscine.

SCOPOLAMINE: "Scopolamine is very effective in preventing nausea."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SCOPOLAMINE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/scopolamine/ (accessed September 24, 2021).
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