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IUPAC NAME :- N-[(7S)-1,2,3,10-tetramethoxy-9-oxo-5,6,7,9-tetrahydrobenzo[a]heptalen-7-yl]acetamide
CAS NO. :- 64-86-8
FORMULA :- C22H25NO6
SYNONYMS :- nsc757;COLCIN;NSC 757;Condylon;Colchicin;Colsaloid;COLCHISOL;Colchicina; Colchineos;len-7-yl)-
APPLICATION :- For treatment and relief of pain in attacks of acute gouty arthritis.
DESCRIPTION :- A major alkaloid from Colchicum autumnale L. and found also in other Colchicum species. Its primary therapeutic use is in the treatment of gout, but it has been used also in the therapy of familial Mediterranean fever (periodic disease).