AskDefine | Define sparteine

Extensive Definition

Sparteine is a class 1a antiarrhythmic agent. It an alkaloid - a nitrogen-containing natural product - and can be extracted from scotch broom. It is not FDA approved for human use as an antiarrhythmic agent, and it is not included in the Vaughn-Williams class of antiarrhythmic drugs.
sparteine in German: Spartein
sparteine in Dutch: Sparteïne
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