Arecoline

Known as: Methylarecaidin, Arecolin, arecoline in any form 
An alkaloid obtained from the betel nut (Areca catechu), fruit of a palm tree. It is an agonist at both muscarinic and nicotinic acetylcholine… (More)
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2006
2006
The areca alkaloids comprise arecoline, arecaidine, guvacoline, and guvacine. Approximately 600 million users of areca nut… (More)
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2003
2003
Betel quid (BQ) chewing is an etiologic factor of oral cancer and submucus fibrosis (OSF). Keratinocyte inflammation is crucial… (More)
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1996
1996
OBJECTIVE To study the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of intravenously administered arecoline in subjects with Alzheimer's… (More)
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1995
1995
Echinococcus granulosus is one of the most important and widespread of the helminth zoonoses. Diagnosis of E. granulosus… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Nicotinic acetylcholine receptors present on cultured hippocampal neurons from fetal rats were characterized by means of whole… (More)
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1992
1992
The genotoxic potential of the aqueous extract of areca nut as well as arecoline, the major alkaloid of the areca nut, was tested… (More)
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1991
1991
Brain incorporation of [1-14C]arachidonate ([14C]AA; 170 microCi/kg), [1-14C]docosahexaenoate ([14C]DA; 100 microCi/kg), or [9,10… (More)
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1988
1988
Twelve patients with dementia of the Alzheimer type received two-hour infusions of placebo and the muscarinic cholinergic agonist… (More)
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1981
1981
Physostigmine (0.25 mg-1 mg), arecoline (2 and 4 mg) and saline were administered intravenously over 30 minutes in a randomized… (More)
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
Arecholine (4 milligrams), a cholinergic agonist, and choline (10 grams), a precursor of acetylcholine, significantly enhanced… (More)
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