Experientia

, Volume 13, Issue 6, pp 255–256 | Cite as

Ein diuretisch wirksamer Stoff aus Wacholder (Juniperus communis L.)

  • I. Janků
  • M. Háva
  • O. Motl
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Summary

It has been demonstrated that terpinenol-4, contained in juniper-berry oil, has a marked diuretic effect. On the basis of this finding, it is assumed that this substance is the proper diuretic factor of juniper-berries.

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1957

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Janků
    • 1
  • M. Háva
    • 1
  • O. Motl
    • 1
  1. 1.Chemisches Institut der Tschechoslowakischen Akademie der WissenschaftenPrag

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