Muscle relaxant thiocolchicoside Cas:602-41-5

Name:Thiocolchicoside
CAS No: 602-41-5
Purity:99%min

Appearance:White powder

Assay:HPLC 99%

Product description

 Product Description   

Thiocolchicoside is a Yellow crystalline Powder, soluble in water & alcohol. Source Thiocolchicoside is extracted from the seeds of Gloriosa Superba.Gloriosa is a genus of five or six species in the plant family Colchicaceae, from tropical Africa and Asia. They are tender,tuberous rooted deciduous perennials, adapted to summer rainfall with a dormant dry season. Their native range is Africa,Southeastern Asia and parts of Malaysia, but they are now widely cultivated. Gloriosa superba is the national flower of Zimbabwe, former Rhodesia (where it is a protected plant). It is also the state flower of Tamilnadu state in India.

 Function 

Thiocolchicoside is a muscle relaxant with anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects. It acts as a competitive GABAA receptor antagonist and also inhibits glycine receptors with similar potency and nicotinic acetylcholine receptors to a much lesser extent.It has powerful convulsant activity and should not be used in seizure-prone individuals.Main functions are as follows:
1. Anti-cancer
2. Anti-gout
3. Cure chronic hepatitis and cirrhosis of liver

 Application Area 

Thiocolchicoside is a muscle relaxant with antiinflammatory and analgesic effects. It acts as a competitive GABAA receptor antagonist and also inhibits glycine receptors with similar potency and nicotinic acetylcholine receptors to a much lesser extent. It has powerful convulsant activity and should not be used in seizure-prone individuals. Thiocolchicoside , a semisynthetic derivative of the naturally occurring compound colchicoside extracted from the seeds of Gloriosa superba.