Proscillaridin

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Proscillaridin
Proscillaridin structure.svg
Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
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Identifiers
Synonyms 3β-Rhamnosido-14β-hydroxybufa-4,20,22-trienolide
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ChEMBL
ECHA InfoCard 100.006.702
Chemical and physical data
Formula C30H42O8
Molar mass 530.650
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Proscillaridin is a cardiac glycoside, a kind of drug that can be used in the treatment of congestive heart failure and cardiac arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat). It is of the bufanolide type and can be obtained from plants of the genus Scilla and in Drimia maritima (Scilla maritima).[1]

The aglycone of proscillaridin is scillarenin.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kedra, M.; Kedrowa, S. (1968). "Clinical evaluation of Proscillaridin A, a glycoside of Scilla maritima". Polski tygodnik lekarski (Warsaw, Poland : 1960). 23 (19): 714–716. PMID 4876207.