Alkaloids and derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aromatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Protopine skeleton - Aryl ketone - Aryl alkyl ketone - 1-hydroxy-2-unsubstituted benzenoid - Phenol - Benzenoid - Ketone - Propargyl-type 1,3-dipolar organic compound - Organic 1,3-dipolar compound - Azacycle - Organoheterocyclic compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organic oxygen compound - Organooxygen compound - Imine - Organic nitrogen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Aromatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as protopine alkaloids. These are alkaloids with a structure based on a tricyclic protopine formed by oxidative ring fission of protoberberine N-metho salts.