Furano-sesquiterpenes | definition of furano-sesquiterpenes by Medical dictionary
toxic essential oils, e.g. ngaione, myodesmone.
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This herbal drug contains essential oil (mostly sesquiterpene hydrocarbons), furano-sesquiterpenes
, polyacetylenes and polysaccharides (Bensky et al.
2008), Brazilian cherry oil was submitted to this methodology and showed that the most apolar fraction (obtained with pentane) gave hydrocarbon sesquiterpenes and furano-sesquiterpenes
in 56% (w/w).