Table 3: The metabolites in different biological samples of rats.

FormulaBileUrinePlasma*Feces Plasma**

G0C11H14O5 (genipin)
G1C17H22O11++++
G2C11H14SO8++++
G3C17H24O11++
G4C16H20O11+
G5C13H17NO6S++
G6C11H12O5+
G7C13H17NO8S++
G8C13H17NO9S+
G9C16H22N2O7++
G10C16H24O9+

+: found; −: not found.
Plasma* were from rats given single dose of genipin solution at 50 mg/kg of body weight by gavage into the stomach.
Plasma** were from rats given single dose of genipin solution at 10 mg/kg of body weight by intravenous administration.