Aglucon | definition of aglucon by Medical dictionary
The portion of a glucoside other than the glucose.
[G. a- priv. + glucose + -on]
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1) is a combination of approximately 30 saponines with the main aglucon
protoaescigenin, which is extracted from horse chestnut seeds [Aesculus hippocastanum L.
In terms of bioavailability, aglucons
were not found to be superior to conjugated isoflavones, so there may be questions over the recent trend to develop aglucon
piceatannol was also found [6, 10].