3-Monoglucuronyl glycyrrhretinic acid is a possible marker compound related to licorice-induced pseudoaldosteronism.

@article{Makino20143MonoglucuronylGA,
  title={3-Monoglucuronyl glycyrrhretinic acid is a possible marker compound related to licorice-induced pseudoaldosteronism.},
  author={Toshiaki Makino},
  journal={Biological & pharmaceutical bulletin},
  year={2014},
  volume={37 6},
  pages={898-902}
}
One of the most common adverse effects of traditional Japanese kampo and traditional Chinese medicine is pseudoaldosteronism caused by licorice. In this review, the authors describe the mechanisms of licorice-induced pseudoaldosteronism by the pharmacokinetics of chemical constituents and its metabolites containing licorice. Glycyrrhizin (GL), the main… CONTINUE READING