Synonyms: "(-)-nicotine", "(S)-nicotine", "nicoderm", "nicotrol", "nicoderm Cq", "(S)-3-(1-methylpyrrolidin-2-yl)pyridine", "micotine", "(S)-(-)-nicotine"
Source: nicotine is a potent parasympathomimetic alkaloid found in the nightshade family of plants (Solanaceae) and a stimulant drug. Nicotine is used in cigarettes and is the main reason people become addicted. It is also used medicinally in nicotine replacement therapies such as nicotine patch and nicotine gum.
IUPAC Name: 3-[(2S)-1-methylpyrrolidin-2-yl]pyridine
CAS Number: 54-11-5
PubChem ID: 89594
Canonical SMILES: CN1CCCC1C2=CN=CC=C2
Molecular Formula: C10H14N2
Molecular Weight: 162,2316
Number of bond donors: 0
Number of bond acceptors: 2
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 12
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