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Substance Name: Datura stramonium
RN: 8063-18-1
UNII: G6W4F0V8Z3

Note

  • A plant species of the genus DATURA, family SOLANACEAE, that contains TROPANES and other SOLANACEOUS ALKALOIDS.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Human Data
  • Natural Product
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Datura stramonium
  • Stramonium

Synonyms

  • Angel tulip
  • Apple of Peru
  • Datura stramonium
  • Datura stramonium chalybea
  • Datura stramonium leaf
  • Datura stramonium whole flowering/fruiting
  • Devil's apple
  • Dhutra
  • Jamestown weed
  • Jimson weed
  • Pomme epineuse
  • Pomme epineuse [French]
  • Steckapful
  • Steckapful [German]
  • Stinkweed
  • Stramona
  • Stramona [Italian]
  • Stramonium tincture
  • Thorn apple
  • UNII-G6W4F0V8Z3

Systematic Name

  • Stramonium

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8063-18-1

FDA UNII

  • G6W4F0V8Z3

Other Registry Number

  • 8047-19-6

System Generated Number

  • 0008063181

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
bird - wild LD50 oral 202mg/kg (202mg/kg)   Postgraduate Medicine. Vol. 28, Pg. 364, 1960.
human LDLo oral 57mg/kg (57mg/kg) CARDIAC: CHANGE IN RATE

BEHAVIORAL: "HALLUCINATIONS, DISTORTED PERCEPTIONS"

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
Postgraduate Medicine. Vol. 28, Pg. 364, 1960.