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Experientia

, Volume 35, Issue 12, pp 1550–1552 | Cite as

Silymarin, an inhibitor of prostaglandin synthetase

  • F. Fiebrich
  • H. Koch
Article

Summary

Silybin (I), silydianin (II) and silychristin (III), the main constituents of silymarin, inhibit the formation of prostaglandins in vitro. The inhibition is log-linearly dependent on the concentration of the effectors.

Keywords

Prostaglandin Main Constituent Silymarin Silybin Prostaglandin Synthetase 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Fiebrich
    • 1
  • H. Koch
    • 1
  1. 1.Vienna University Institute for Pharmaceutical ChemistryVienna(Austria)

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