Xanthotoxol

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Xanthotoxol
Chemical structure of xanthotoxol.
Names
IUPAC name
9-hydroxyfuro[3,2-g]chromen-7-one
Other names
8-Hydroxypsoralen
8-Hydroxypsoralene
8-Hydroxyfuranocoumarin
Identifiers
2009-24-7
ChemSpider 58600
Jmol-3D images Image
PubChem 65090
Properties
C11H6O4
Molar mass 202.16 g/mol
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
Infobox references

Xanthotoxol is a furanocoumarin. It is one of the major active ingredients in Cnidium monnieri.[1]

Metabolism[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Xanthotoxol exerts neuroprotective effects via suppression of the inflammatory response in a rat model of focal cerebral ischemia. He W, Chen W, Zhou Y, Tian Y and Liao F, Cell Mol Neurobiol., July 2013, volume 33, issue 5, pages 715-722, doi:10.1007/s10571-013-9939-2