gentisic acid


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gen·tis·ic ac·id

(jen-tis'ik),
A metabolite of aspirin that shares its analgesic and antiinflammatory properties.
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The bioactive compounds in mango peel extracts recently identified by HPLC were protocatechuic acid, gentisic acid and gallic acid, syringic acid, mangiferin, ellagic acid, gentisyl-protocatechuic acid and quercetin in both raw and ripe peels.
Further, results are not affected by many common substances such as aspirin, acetaminophen, gentisic acid, uric acid, vitamins, and many over-the-counter drugs.