Pharmacy World and Science

, Volume 17, Issue 6, pp 191–194 | Cite as

Solasodine glycosides of Solanum unguiculatum (A.) Rich

  • Taha M. Sarg
  • Karl W. Glombitza
  • Samia S. Hafez
  • Nawal M. Farrag
  • Fawkeya A. Abbas


Besides solasonine, three new glycosides, namely, 3-O-α-L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→3)-solasodine, 3-O-α-L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→2)-α-L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→4)-β-D-galactopyranosyl solasodine, and 3-O-α-L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→2)-β-D-galactopyranosyl solasodine, were isolated fromSolanum unguiculatum (A.) Rich. Their structures were determined on the basis of chemical and spectral methods.


Isolation & purification Molecular structure Solanum unguiculatum (A.) Rich Solasodine glycosides 


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© Royal Dutch Association for the Advancement of Pharmacy 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Taha M. Sarg
    • 1
  • Karl W. Glombitza
    • 2
  • Samia S. Hafez
    • 1
  • Nawal M. Farrag
    • 3
  • Fawkeya A. Abbas
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of PharmacyZagazig UniversityZagazigEgypt
  2. 2.Institute of Pharmaceutical BiologyBonn UniversityBonnGermany
  3. 3.Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of PharmacyKing Saud UniversityRiyadhSaudi Arabia

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