Seven spirostane and furostane-type glycosides were isolated from the aqueous methanolic extract of the fruits of Cestrum ruizteranianum and characterized mainly by 2D NMR spectroscopy and mass spectrometry. These known saponins belong to the Δ5-spirostene and Δ5-furostene series and are reported in this species for the first time.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Drug Discovery
- Plant Science
- Complementary and alternative medicine