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The Constituents and Pharmacology of Cnicus Benedictus-A Review

  title={The Constituents and Pharmacology of Cnicus Benedictus-A Review},
  author={A. E. Al-Snafi},
  • A. E. Al-Snafi
  • Published 2016
  • The chemical constituents of Cnicus benedictus showed that it contained sesquiterpene lactone glycosides, cnicin, polyacetylen, absinthin, salonitenolide and artemisiifolin. Triterpenoids such as a-amyrenone, a-amyrin acetate, a-amyrine, and multiflorenol acetate. Lignans such as trachelogenin, nortracheloside and arctigenin. Flavonoids, including apigenin-7-O-glucoside, luteolin and astragalin. Tannins contents reached (8%). essential and volatile oils (0.3%) including n-nonane, n-undecane… CONTINUE READING
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