Antiinflammatory and antiulcer properties of 3-O-(β-D-glucopyranosyl-(1→2)-β-D-glucopyranoside) derivatives of steroidal alcohols

Glycyrrhizic acid and its aglycon-glycyrrhetic ac id are found as components in the root extracts from licorice plants of the Glycyrrhizia glabria and Glycyrrhizia uralensis species. Glycyrrhizic acid and its derivatives are known to possess a broad spectrum of pharmacological activity (antiinflammatory, antiulcer, immunomodulating, and antiviral) and are… CONTINUE READING