Pharmacognosy Magazine

ORIGINAL ARTICLE
Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 12  |  Issue : 46  |  Page : 264--269

Simultaneous determination of eight bioactive compounds in Dianthus superbus by high-performance liquid chromatography


Bo-Ra Yun1, Hye Jin Yang1, Jin Bae Weon1, Jiwoo Lee1, Min Rye Eom1, Choong Je Ma2 
1 Department of Medical Biomaterials Engineering, College of Biomedical Science, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon 200-701, Korea
2 Department of Medical Biomaterials Engineering, College of Biomedical Science; Department of Biomaterials Engineering, Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon 200-701, Korea

Correspondence Address:
Choong Je Ma
Department of Medical Biomaterials Engineering, College of Biomedical Science, Kangwon National University, Hyoja-2 Dong, Chuncheon 200-701
Korea

Background: Dianthus superbus, one of traditional herbal medicine, is widely used to treat urethritis, carbuncles and carcinoma. Objective: A simultaneous determination method was established for controlling the quality of D. superbus using the eight compounds, (E)-methyl-4-hydroxy-4-(8a-methyl-3-oxodecahydronaphthalen-4a-yl) (1), diosmetin-7-O(2'',6''-di-O-α-L-rhamnopyranosyl)-β-D-glucopyranoside (2), vanillic acid (3), 4-hydroxyphenyl acetic acid (4), 4-methoxyphenyl acetic acid (5), (E)-4-methoxycinnamic acid (6), 3-methoxy-4-hydroxyphenylethanol (7), and methyl hydroferulate (8) isolated from D. superbus. Materials and Methods: This analysis method was developed using high performance liquid chromatography coupled with diode array detector with a Shishedo C18column at a column temperature of 3°C. The mobile phase was composed of 0.1% trifluoroacetic acid in water and acetonitrile. The flow rate was 1 ml/min and detection wavelength was set at 205 nm and 280 nm. Validation was performed in order to demonstrate selectivity, accuracy and precision of the method. Results: The calibration curves showed good linearity (R2 > 0.99). The limits of detection and limits of quantification were within the ranges 0.0159–0.6205 μg/ml and 0.3210–1.8802 μg/ml, respectively. Moreover, the relative standard deviations of intra- and inter-day precision were both <2.98%. The overall recoveries were in the range of 96.23–109.87%. Quantitative analysis of eight compounds in 12 D. superbus samples (D-1–D-12) from various regions were analyzed and compared by developed method. Conclusion: As a result, this established method was accurate and sensitive for the quality evaluation of eight compounds isolated from D. superbus and may provide a new basis for quality control of D. superbus. SUMMARY
  • A simultaneous determination method of eight compounds in Dianthus superbus was established by high performance liquid chromatography.diode array detector
  • Developed analysis method is validated with linearity, precious and accuracy
  • The newly established method was successfully evaluated contents of eight compounds in 12 D..superbus samples.(D.1.D.12) from various regions and compared.
Abbreviations used: HPLC: High performance liquid chromatography, LOD: Limits of detection, LOQ: Limits of quantification, RSD: Relative standard deviation.



How to cite this article:
Yun BR, Yang HJ, Weon JB, Lee J, Eom MR, Ma CJ. Simultaneous determination of eight bioactive compounds in Dianthus superbus by high-performance liquid chromatography.Phcog Mag 2016;12:264-269


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Yun BR, Yang HJ, Weon JB, Lee J, Eom MR, Ma CJ. Simultaneous determination of eight bioactive compounds in Dianthus superbus by high-performance liquid chromatography. Phcog Mag [serial online] 2016 [cited 2019 Nov 12 ];12:264-269
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