Alkaloids and other constituents from Tribulus terrestris

Tian-Shung Wu, Li Shian Shi, Shang Chu Kuo

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Three new compounds, terrestribisamide, 25R-spirost-4-en-3,12-dione and tribulusterine, together with 10 known compounds, N-p-coumaroyltyramine, terrestriamide, hecogenin, aurantiamide acetate, xanthosine, fatty acid ester, ferulic acid, vanillin, p-hydroxybenzoic acid and β-sitosterol, were isolated and characterized from dried fruits of Tribulus terrestris. Structures of these compounds were determined by spectral analysis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1411-1415
Number of pages5
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1999 Apr 1

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Plant Science
  • Horticulture

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