Improvement of the process for preparing solasodine by the direct hydrolysis of the glycoalkaloids in solanum aviculare herb

As reported previously [i], we have developed a method for the preparation of solasodine from Solanum aviculare in which the glycoalkaloids were subjected to hydrolysis in the herb with 5-6% hydrochloric acid in isopropanol medium for 3 h, and subsequently the solasodine hydrochloride was converted into the base with aqueous calcium oxide solution, filtered… CONTINUE READING