Chebulinic acid

Chebulinic acid
Chebulinic acid
CAS number 18942-26-2 YesY
PubChem 12401
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Molecular formula C41H32O27
Molar mass 956.67 g/mol
Exact mass 956.113096 u
 N acid (verify) (what is: YesY/N?)
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)
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Chebulinic acid is an ellagitannin found in the seeds of Euphoria longana and in the fruits of Terminalia chebula.[2]


  1. ^ The structural and conformational analyses and antioxidant activities of chebulinic acid and its thrice-hydrolyzed derivative, 2,4-chebuloyl-β-D-glucopyranoside, isolated from the fruit of Terminalia chebula. Karel D. Klika, Ammar Saleem, Jari Sinkkonen, Marja Kähkönen, Jyrki Loponen, Petri Tähtinen and Kalevi Pihlaja, ARKIVOC 2004 (vii) 83-105
  2. ^ Preparative isolation of hydrolysable tannins chebulagic acid and chebulinic acid from Terminalia chebula by high-speed counter-current chromatography. Quanbin Han, Jingzheng Song, Chunfeng Qiao, Lina Wong and Hongxi Xu, J. Sep. Sci. 2006, 29, pp. 1653–1657, doi:10.1002/jssc.20060008