Aconitum lycoctonum L.: Phenolic Compounds and Their Bioactivities

Erna Karalija, Adisa Paric, Sabina Dahija, Renata Besta Gajevic & Sanja Cavar Zeljkovic
The very first report on the phenolic composition of aerial parts of Aconitum lycoctonum L., a species belonging to the toxic Aconitum genus, is presented here. Aerial parts were subjected to the extraction with four different solvents and analyzed via LC-MS/MS for the content of phenolic acids and flavonoids. Furthermore, isolated extracts were tested for antimicrobial and antioxidant activities. Ethanolic extracts of both flowers and vegetative parts (leaves and stems) were found to be the...

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