Revista Brasileira de Farmacognosia
Print version ISSN 0102-695X
GUTIERREZ, Marcia Aparecida and OLIVEIRA, Fernando de. Pharmacognostic characterization of crude drug and fluid extract of Persea americana Miller. Rev. bras. farmacogn. [online]. 1989, vol.2-3-4, pp. 29-44. ISSN 0102-695X. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0102-695X1989000100003.
The Persea americana Miller leaves popularly known as "abacate", were morphologic and chromatographycaly characterized. Anethole, estragole e caryophyllene were observed in brasilian drug. Some flavonoids were utilized to characterize the fuid extract.
Keywords : Persea americana Miller; Fluid extract of Persea americana Miller; Pharmacognostic characterization.