Kappa agonists, Opioid receptor ligands, Drugs acting on the nervous system, Analgesic, Alkaloid, Alkaloids
Cyclic compounds (3)
Sigma Aldrich (1)
TCI Chemicals (1)
morphine (64-31-3, 57-27-2)
Morphia · Morphine Sulfate · MS Contin
Morphine is a pain medication of the opiate variety which is found naturally in a number of plants and animals. It acts directly on the central nervous system (CNS) to decrease the feeling of pain. It can be taken for both acute pain and chronic pain.
Matrine is an alkaloid found in plants from the Sophora genus. It has a variety of pharmacological effects, including anti-cancer effects, as well as κ-opioid and μ-opioid receptor agonism. Matrine possesses strong antitumor activities in vitro and in vivo.