Isolation of a New Steroidal Glycoalkaloid from Solanum xanthocarpum


  • Parveen Fazil Department of Chemistry, University of Karachi, Karachi 75270, Pakistan
  • Rahat Azhar Ali University of Karachi, Karachi 75270, Pakistan



Solanum xanthocarpum, steroidal glycoalkaloid, O-(3) {α-L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→2gal)-β-D- galactopyranosyl}-solasodine.


A new steroidal glycoalkaloid was isolated from barries of Solanum xanthocarpum, together with two other known steroidal glycoalkaloids. The structure of new steroidal glycoalkaloid was elucidated as O-(3){ α-L- rhamnopyranosyl-(1→2gal)- β-D- galactopyranosyl}-solasodine on the basis of spectroscopic analysis as well as comparison with reported spectroscopic data of related compounds.


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How to Cite

Parveen Fazil, & Rahat Azhar Ali. (2021). Isolation of a New Steroidal Glycoalkaloid from Solanum xanthocarpum. Journal of Basic & Applied Sciences, 10, 28–32.