Display Settings:

Format

Send to:

Choose Destination
We are sorry, but NCBI web applications do not support your browser and may not function properly. More information
Phytochemistry. 2009 Mar;70(5):675-83. doi: 10.1016/j.phytochem.2009.02.006. Epub 2009 Mar 19.

Pregnane glycosides from Hoodia gordonii.

Author information

  • 1Department of Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmacy, University of Mississippi, MS 38677, USA. yatin.shukla@gmail.com

Abstract

Hoodia gordonii is a 'weight loss' herb, which has gained popularity in the western countries as an appetite suppressant dietary supplement. Phytochemical study of its aerial parts led to isolation of seven pregnane glycosides (hoodigosides W-Z, hoodistanalosides A-B). Their structures were elucidated by chemical degradation studies and spectroscopic methods, including 1D and 2D NMR and CD spectroscopic methods.

PMID:
19303614
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

0 comments
How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Full text links

    Icon for Elsevier Science
    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk