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Antihepatoxic constituents ofGarcinia kola seeds

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Kolaviron, a fraction of defatted methanolic extract and biflavanones ofGarcinia kola seeds significantly antagonized the lethal poisoning of mice with phalloidin. Garcinia biflavanones GB1, GB2 and kolaflavanone were isolated as the active constituents.

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Iwu, M.M. Antihepatoxic constituents ofGarcinia kola seeds. Experientia 41, 699–700 (1985).

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