Pharmacological agent
Atropine is a tropane alkaloid extracted from the deadly nightshade (Atropa belladonna) and other plants of the family Solanaceae. It is a competitive antagonist for the muscarinic acetylcholine receptor. It is classified as an anticholinergic drug.
musc. ACh receptor
Other categories referring to Atropine
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