Rhabarberone

rhabarberone --> aloe-emodin

1,8-dihydroxy-3-(hydroxymethyl)anthraquinone; 3-hydroxymethylchrysazin;the trimethyl ether of emodin; used as a laxative.

See: aloin, emodin.

Synonym: rhabarberone.

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