Compound Aloesin 
Animal species human intestinal microflora 
Metabolism parameters  
Metabolites Aloesin
Crude drug Aloe 
References 1) Che Q. M., Akao T., Hattori M., Kobashi K. and Namba T.: Metabolism of aloesin and related compounds by human intestinal bacteria: A bacterial cleavage of the C-glucosyl bond and the subsequent reduction of the acetonyl side chain. Chem. Pharm. Bull., 39, 704-708 (1991). 


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