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(Science: chemical) 17r,21 alpha-dihydroxy-4-propylajmalinium. A derivative of the rauwolfia alkaloid ajmaline. It is an anti-arrhythmia agent, but may cause liver damage.

Pharmacological action: anti-arrhythmia agents.

Chemical name: Ajmalanium, 17,21-dihydroxy-4-propyl-, (17R,21alpha)-