Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 53, Issue 2, pp 322–324 | Cite as

A New Quinolizidine Alkaloid from Oxytropis ochrocephala


A new quinolizidine alkaloid, (+)-13β-butoxymatrine, was isolated from Oxytropis ochrocephala Bunge. The structure was established by spectroscopic methods, including extensive 1D and 2D NMR experiments.


Oxytropis ochrocephala quinolizidine alkaloid 13β-butoxymatrine 



This work was financially supported by the Special Scientific Research Fund of Agriculture Public Welfare Industry (Grant Nos. 201203062, 31660103), the Chinese National Natural Science Foundation (31360084) and the Natural Science Foundation of Guizhou Province (20102273).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Ethnic MedicineGuizhou Minzu UniversityGuiyangP. R. China
  2. 2.Department of BiotechnologyGuizhou Medical UniversityGuiyangP. R. China
  3. 3.College of Veterinary MedicineNorthwest A&F UniversityYanglingP. R. China

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