, Volume 34, Issue 8, pp 1051–1052

Anti-phalloidine and anti-α-amanitine action of silybin in comparison with compounds similar to structural parts of silybin

  • W. Trost
  • G. Halbach

DOI: 10.1007/BF01915341

Cite this article as:
Trost, W. & Halbach, G. Experientia (1978) 34: 1051. doi:10.1007/BF01915341


Silybin significantly antagonises the lethal poisoning of mice with α-amanitine or phalloidine. In the same test, taxifolin, coniferyl alcohol, fisetin and (+)-catechin were not effective.

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Trost
    • 1
  • G. Halbach
    • 1
  1. 1.Abteilungen für Pharmakologie und AnalytikDr. Madaus & Co.Köln 91(Federal Republic of Germany)

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