Quinine dihydrochloride, Quinine sulfate


Group: Miscellaneous

Description:
toxic alkaloid extracted from the bark of cinchona tree; used as flavorings in carbonated beverages (primarily bitter lemon and tonic water), bitters and as a treatment for malaria; side effects are headache, nausea, ringing in the ears and blurred vision; FDA strictly limits the amounts of it that can be used

Animal origin: No





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