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|Molar mass||540.60 g mol−1|
|Melting point||205 °C; 401 °F; 478 K ()|
|Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)|
Nimbin is a chemical compound classified as a triterpenoid isolated from Azadirachta indica (neem tree). Nimbin is thought to be responsible for much of the biological activities of neem, and is reported to have anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, antifungal, antihistamine and antiseptic properties.
- Azadirachtin, another chemical isolated from Azadirachta indica also thought to contribute to the biological activity of neem
- Siddiqui, Salimuzzaman (1945). "Utilization of nim oil and its bitter constituents (nimbidin series) in the pharmaceutical industry". Journal of Scientific & Industrial Research 4: 5–10.
- W. Kraus, "Biologically active ingredients-azadirachtin and other triterpenoids", in: H. Schutterer (Ed.), The Neem Tree Azadirachta indica A. Juss and Other Meliaceous Plants, Weinheim, New York, 1995, p 35-88
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