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Usage examples for alkaloid

  1. The alkaloid or active principle of the drug is commonly used. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  2. The common preparations are gum opium, the inspissated juice of the poppy; powdered opium, made from the gum; tincture of opium, commonly called laudanum; and the alkaloid or active principle, morphia. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  3. Its alkaloid is a narcotic poison. – Condensed Novels by Bret Harte
  4. Now, what is your opinion of the effect of a vegetable alkaloid on the digestive function?" – King of the Castle by George Manville Fenn
  5. And the fact is, I believe, that a number of cases have arisen, in which the poisonous alkaloid was at first supposed to have been discovered which were really mistakes. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  6. The discovery filled him with a peculiar, bitter annoyance, as if an alkaloid fluid ran through his veins: and this not because of the loss, which was comparatively insignificant, but because he had failed, because he had been ignominiously beaten by the bank. – The Guests Of Hercules by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  7. Potato poisoning has been attributed in some cases to bacterial decomposition of potatoes by proteus bacilli; in other cases, to a poisonous alkaloid solanin, said to be present in excessive amounts in diseased and in sprouting potatoes. – Food Poisoning by Edwin Oakes Jordan
  8. It is derived from henbane, among ether things, and is a rapid, energetic alkaloid more rapid than chloral and morphine. – Guy Garrick by Arthur B. Reeve
  9. At one time it was believed that oats contained a special alkaloid having a stimulating effect when fed to animals. – Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value by Harry Snyder
  10. If it contains any poison we may assume that it will be some alkaloid though I will test for arsenic too. – The Mystery of 31 New Inn by R. Austin Freeman
  11. It contains a peculiar alkaloid cynapina." – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie
  12. " I had expected to find a poison, perhaps an alkaloid he continued slowly, as he outlined his discoveries by the use of one of the most fascinating branches of modern science, spectroscopy. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  13. It was the first alkaloid to be synthesised. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  14. Absolute alcohol will then dissolve out the alkaloid and leave it on evaporation in a crystalline form. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  15. The alkaloid which I discovered had given precisely the same results as in their tests. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  16. If the alkaloid is volatile, oily streaks appear on the glass; if not volatile, crystalline traces will be visible. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  17. " To burn vegetable alkaloid for his digestive function," said Mary. – King of the Castle by George Manville Fenn
  18. Uric acid then is not present in this case; and the substance must be guanine, an alkaloid known to be the urinary product of the Spiders. – The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles by Jean Henri Fabre