Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 5, Issue 1, pp 39–40 | Cite as

Ornithogaloside—A new cardenolide glycoside from the pods ofOrnithogalum magnum

  • N. F. Komissarenko


From the pods ofOrnithogalum magnum Krasch et Schischk. has been isolated a cardenolide glycoside which has been given the name ornithogaloside; its structure can be given as 3β-(O-α-L-arabinopyranosyl)-11α, 14β-dihydroxy-5β-card-20(22)-enolide.


Glycoside Paper Chromatography Cardiac Glycoside Isoamyl Alcohol Lactone Ring 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. F. Komissarenko
    • 1
  1. 1.Khar'kov Chemical and Pharmaceutical Scientific-Research InstituteUSSR

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