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Diosgenin and sterine from Costus spiralis



Diosgenin and sterine from Costus spiralis



Planta Medica (3): 185-187



The rhizomes contained four furostanole glycosides which after hydrolysis yielded diosgenin (0.43%), glucose and rhamnose. Free sterols and sterol esters and glycosides identified as cholesterol, campestanol, campesterol, stigmasterol, sitosterol and pollinasterol were also isolated.

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