Synonyms: Sicanina; Siccanine; Siccaninum. (13aS)-1,2,3,4,4a ,5,6,6a,11b ,13b -Decahydro-4-4-6a ,9-tetramethyl-13H-benzo[a]furo[2,3,4mn]xanthen-11-ol.
Cyrillic synonym: Сикканин.
Chemical formula: C22H30O3 = 342.5.
CAS — 22733-60-4.
Siccanin is obtained from Helminthosporium siccans, a parasitic organism of rye grass It has antifungal activity and is used topically as a 1% ointment for dermatophyte infections.
Published December 16, 2018.