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- n. Lysergic acid amide.
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The seeds contain psychoactive ergot indole alkaloids, principally ergine and isoergine, which are amides of Lysergic acid.
Adsorption rates for ergine, ergotamine and ergovaline were recorded at 56 per cent, 86 per cent and 90 per cent respectively in gastric juice and 68 per cent, 85 per cent and 86 per cent respectively in rumen fluid.