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Substance Name: Ergot alkaloids
RN: 12126-57-7

Notes

  • Alkaloids originally isolated from the ergot fungus Claviceps purpurea (Hypocreaceae). They include compounds that are structurally related to ergoline ( ERGOLINES) and ergotamine ( ERGOTAMINES). Many of the ergot alkaloids act as alpha-adrenergic antagonists.
  • Alkaloids originally isolated from the ergot fungus Claviceps purpurea (Hypocreaceae). They include compounds that are structurally related to ergoline (ERGOLINES) and ergotamine (ERGOTAMINES). Many of the ergot alkaloids act as alpha-adrenergic antagonists.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • Ergot alkaloids

Name of Substance

  • Ergot alkaloid

MeSH Heading

  • Ergot Alkaloids

Synonyms

  • Alkaloids, ergot
  • Ergot alkaloids
  • HSDB 1943

Systematic Name

  • Alkaloids, ergot

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 12126-57-7

System Generated Number

  • 0012126577