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Chemical structure of fraxetin.
CAS number 574-84-5
PubChem 5273569
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Molecular formula C10H8O5
Molar mass 208.17 g mol−1
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Fraxetin is an O-methylated coumarin. It can be found in Fraxinus rhynchophylla.[1] Fraxin is a glucoside of fraxetin.


  1. ^ Thuong, PT; Pokharel, YR; Lee, MY; Kim, SK; Bae, K; Su, ND; Oh, WK; Kang, KW (2009). "Dual anti-oxidative effects of fraxetin isolated from Fraxinus rhinchophylla". Biological & pharmaceutical bulletin 32 (9): 1527–32. PMID 19721227.