Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 12, Issue 3, pp 316–317 | Cite as

A polarographic investigation of the alkaloids of Peganum harmala

  • E. K. Dobronravova
  • M. V. Telezhenetskaya
  • T. T. Shakirov
Article

Summary

1. The polarographic behavior of seven alkaloids fromPeganum harmala have been investigated. The products of the electrode reaction in the reduction of vasicinone and deoxyvasicinone are the corresponding carbinols, and in the reduction of harmine the product is dihydroharmine.

2. The possibility has been shown of using the polarographic method for studying the oxidation of peganine and deoxypeganine.

Keywords

Alkaloid Quinazoline Harmine Indole Alkaloid Quinazolinone 

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. K. Dobronravova
  • M. V. Telezhenetskaya
  • T. T. Shakirov

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