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A glucoside is a glycoside that is derived from glucose. [1]

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Aesculin, also rendered Æsculin or Esculin, is a coumarin glucoside that naturally occurs in the horse chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum), California Buckeye (Aesculus californica), Prickly Box (Bursaria spinosa) and in daphnin (the dark green resin of Daphne mezereum).

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Aesculus californica

Aesculus californica, California buckeye or California horse-chestnut, is a species of buckeye native to California and southwestern Oregon.

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Aesculus hippocastanum

Aesculus hippocastanum is a large deciduous, synoecious tree, commonly known as horse-chestnut or conker tree.

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In chemistry, an alcohol is any organic compound in which the hydroxyl functional group (–OH) is bound to a saturated carbon atom.

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In organic chemistry, an alkyl substituent is an alkane missing one hydrogen.

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α-Amylase is a protein enzyme that hydrolyses alpha bonds of large, alpha-linked polysaccharides, such as starch and glycogen, yielding glucose and maltose.

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Amygdalin (from Ancient Greek: ἀμυγδαλή amygdálē "almond"), is a poisonous cyanogenic glycoside found in many plants, but most notably in the seeds (kernels) of apricot, peach, bitter almond, and plum.

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Anthracene is a solid polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) of formula C14H10, consisting of three fused benzene rings.

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Antiseptic(s) (from Greek ἀντί anti, "against" and σηπτικός sēptikos, "putrefactive") are antimicrobial substances that are applied to living tissue/skin to reduce the possibility of infection, sepsis, or putrefaction.

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Arbutin is a glycoside; a glycosylated hydroquinone extracted from the bearberry plant in the genus Arctostaphylos.

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Barium sulfate

Barium sulfate (or sulphate) is the inorganic compound with the chemical formula BaSO4.

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Bearberries are three species of dwarf shrubs in the genus Arctostaphylos.

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Benzaldehyde (C6H5CHO) is an organic compound consisting of a benzene ring with a formyl substituent.

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Benzene is an important organic chemical compound with the chemical formula C6H6.

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Benzoyl-beta-D-glucoside is a benzoyl glucoside, a natural substance that can be found in Pteris ensiformis.

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Beta-glucosidase is a glucosidase enzyme located in on the brush border of the small intestine that acts upon β1->4 bonds linking two glucose or glucose-substituted molecules (i.e., the disaccharide cellobiose).

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Black pepper

Black pepper (Piper nigrum) is a flowering vine in the family Piperaceae, cultivated for its fruit, which is usually dried and used as a spice and seasoning.

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A cambium (plural cambia or cambiums), in botany, is a tissue layer that provides undifferentiated cells for plant growth.

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Choline is a water-soluble nutrient.

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Chrysin is a naturally occurring flavone, a type of flavonoid.

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Coniferin is a glucoside of coniferyl alcohol.

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Coniferyl alcohol

Coniferyl alcohol is an organic compound.

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Convolvulus scammonia

Convolvulus scammonia, scammony, is a bindweed native to the countries of the eastern part of the Mediterranean basin; it grows in bushy waste places, from Syria in the south to the Crimea in the north, its range extending westward to the Greek islands, but not to northern Africa or Italy.

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Cotinus coggygria

Cotinus coggygria, syn. Rhus cotinus (Eurasian smoketree, smoke tree, or smoke bush) is a species of flowering plant in the family Anacardiaceae, native to a large area from southern Europe, east across central Asia and the Himalayas to northern China.

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A diuretic is any substance that promotes the production of urine.

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A dye is a colored substance that has an affinity to the substrate to which it is being applied.

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Emodin (from Rheum emodi, a Himalayan rhubarb) is a purgative resin, 6-methyl-1,3,8-trihydroxyanthraquinone, from rhubarb, buckthorn and Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica syn. Polygonum cuspidatum).

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Enzymes are macromolecular biological catalysts.

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In chemistry, esters are chemical compounds derived from an acid (organic or inorganic) in which at least one -OH (hydroxyl) group is replaced by an -O-alkyl (alkoxy) group.

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Ethers are a class of organic compounds that contain an ether group—an oxygen atom connected to two alkyl or aryl groups—of general formula R–O–R'.

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Ethylene (IUPAC name: ethene) is a hydrocarbon which has the formula or H2C.

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Fermentation is a metabolic process that converts sugar to acids, gases or alcohol.

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Fisetin (3, 7, 3′, 4′-tetrahydroxyflavone) is a flavonol, a structurally distinct chemical substance that belongs to the flavonoid group of polyphenols.

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Flavones (flavus.

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Flavonoids (or bioflavonoids) (from the Latin word flavus meaning yellow, their color in nature) are a class of plant secondary metabolites.

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Fraxetin is an O-methylated coumarin.

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Fraxin is a glucoside of fraxetin.

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In botany, a fruit is a part of a flowering plant that derives from specific tissues of the flower, one or more ovaries, and in some cases accessory tissues.

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In biology, a genus (plural: genera) is a taxonomic rank used in the biological classification of living and fossil organisms.

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Glucose is a sugar with the molecular formula C6H12O6.

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In chemistry, a glycoside is a molecule in which a sugar is bound to another functional group via a glycosidic bond.

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Helicin is the O-glucoside of salicylaldehyde.

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Hesperetin is a bioflavonoid and, to be more specific, a flavanone.

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Horseradish (Armoracia rusticana, syn. Cochlearia armoracia) is a perennial plant of the Brassicaceae family (which also includes mustard, wasabi, broccoli, and cabbage).

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Hydrochloric acid

Hydrochloric acid is a clear, colorless, highly pungent solution of hydrogen chloride (HCl) in water.

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Hydrogen cyanide

Hydrogen cyanide (HCN), sometimes called prussic acid, is an organic compound with the chemical formula HCN.

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Hydrolysis usually means the cleavage of chemical bonds by the addition of water.

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Hydroquinone, also benzene-1,4-diol or quinol, is an aromatic organic compound that is a type of phenol, a derivative of benzene, having the chemical formula C6H4(OH)2.

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Indican is a colourless organic compound, soluble in water, naturally occurring in Indigofera plants.

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Indigo is a color that is traditionally regarded as a color on the visible spectrum, as well as one of the seven colors of the rainbow: the color between blue and violet.

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In chemistry, indoxyl is a nitrogenous substance with the chemical formula: C8H7NO.

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An isomer (from Greek ἰσομερής, isomerès; isos.

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Journal of the American Pharmacists Association

The Journal of the American Pharmacists Association is a bimonthly peer-reviewed medical journal covering pharmacy-related topics.

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Maltase (alpha-glucosidase, glucoinvertase, glucosidosucrase, maltase-glucoamylase, alpha-glucopyranosidase, glucosidoinvertase, alpha-D-glucosidase, alpha-glucoside hydrolase, alpha-1,4-glucosidase, alpha-D-glucoside glucohydrolase) is an enzyme located in on the brush border of the small intestine that breaks down the disaccharide maltose.

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No description.

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A molecule (from Latin moles "mass") is an electrically neutral group of two or more atoms held together by chemical bonds.

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Mustard seed

Mustard seeds are the small round seeds of various mustard plants.

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Naringin is a flavanone-7-O-glycoside between the flavanone Naringenin and the disaccharide neohesperidose.

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Ouabain, or (from Somali waabaayo, "arrow poison" through French ouabaïo) also known as g-strophanthin, is a plant derived toxic substance that was traditionally used as an arrow poison in eastern Africa for both hunting and warfare.

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A pentose is a monosaccharide with five carbon atoms.

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In organic chemistry, phenols, sometimes called phenolics, are a class of chemical compounds consisting of a hydroxyl group (—OH) bonded directly to an aromatic hydrocarbon group.

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Phloroglucinol is an organic compound that is used in the synthesis of pharmaceuticals and explosives.

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The conifers, division Pinophyta, also known as division Coniferophyta or Coniferae, are one of 12 extant division-level taxa within the Kingdom Plantae (Viridiplantae) and 10 within the extant land plants.

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Polyphenols (noun, pronunciation of the singular /pɑli'finəl/ or /pɑli'fɛnəl/, also known as polyhydroxyphenols) are a structural class of mainly natural, but also synthetic or semisynthetic, organic chemicals characterized by the presence of large multiples of phenol structural units.

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Populin is a glucoside occurring in the bark, buds and leaves of certain species of poplar.

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Potassium is a chemical element with symbol K (derived from Neo-Latin kalium) and atomic number 19.

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Potassium bisulfate

Potassium bisulfate is a potassium acid salt of sulfuric acid, with the molecular formula.

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Quercitrin is a glycoside formed from the flavonoid quercetin and the deoxy sugar rhamnose.

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Quercus velutina

Quercus velutina, the eastern black oak or more commonly known as simply black oak, is an oak in the red oak (Quercus sect. Lobatae) group of oaks.

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Redox reactions include all chemical reactions in which atoms have their oxidation state changed; in general, redox reactions involve the transfer of electrons between species.

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Rhamnetin is an O-methylated flavonol, a type of chemical compound.

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Rhamnose (Rham) is a naturally occurring deoxy sugar.

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Rhamnus (genus)

Rhamnus is a genus of about 150 species (fewer, if some species are placed in Frangula), which are shrubs or small trees, commonly known as buckthorns.

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Salicin is an alcoholic β-glucoside.

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Common salt is a mineral composed primarily of sodium chloride (NaCl), a chemical compound belonging to the larger class of salts; salt in its natural form as a crystalline mineral is known as rock salt or halite.

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Saponaria officinalis

Saponaria officinalis is a common perennial plant from the carnation family (Caryophyllaceae).

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Saponarin is a flavone glucoside.

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Saponins are a class of chemical compounds found in particular abundance in various plant species.

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Scammonin I

Scammonin, Jalapin or Scammonium is a glycoside derived naturally from the stems of the Jalap plant, and from Scammony.

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Sinalbin is a glucosinolate found in the seeds of white mustard, Sinapis alba, and in many wild plant species.

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Sinapine is an alkaloidal amine found in some seeds, particularly oil seeds of plants in the family Brassicaceae.

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Sinapinic acid

Sinapinic acid, or sinapic acid (Sinapine - Origin: L. Sinapi, sinapis, mustard, Gr., cf. F. Sinapine.), is a small naturally occurring hydroxycinnamic acid.

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Sinigrin is a glucosinolate that belongs to the family of glucosides found in some plants of the Brassicaceae family such as Brussels sprouts, broccoli, and the seeds of black mustard (Brassica nigra) to name but a few.

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Strophanthins are cardiac glycosides in plants of the genus Strophanthus.

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Strophanthus gratus

Strophanthus gratus is a woody liana that can grow up to, with a trunk diameter of up to.

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Styrene, also known as ethenylbenzene, vinylbenzene, and phenylethene, is an organic compound with the chemical formula C6H5CH.

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Sucrose is a common, naturally occurring carbohydrate found in many plants and plant parts.

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Syringa vulgaris

Syringa vulgaris (lilac or common lilac) is a species of flowering plant in the olive family Oleaceae, native to the Balkan Peninsula, where it grows on rocky hills.

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Syringin is a natural chemical compound first isolated from the bark of lilac (Syringa vulgaris) by Meillet in 1841.

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Tuberculosis, MTB, or TB (short for tubercle bacillus), in the past also called phthisis, phthisis pulmonalis, or consumption, is a widespread, infectious disease caused by various strains of mycobacteria, usually Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

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Vanillin is a phenolic aldehyde, which is an organic compound with the molecular formula C8H8O3.

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Willows, also called sallows, and osiers, form the genus Salix, around 400 speciesMabberley, D.J. 1997.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glucoside

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