Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2013 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Eugenia uniflora L. Essential Oil as a Potential Anti-Leishmania Agent: Effects on Leishmania amazonensis and Possible Mechanisms of Action

Table 1

Chemical composition and retention indices of the constituents of Eugenia uniflora essential oil.

ConstituentsaRRI% Ad
Cal.bLit.c

Myrcene9899880.19
Limonene102610290.18
Linalool109510950.16
( )-3-Hexenyl butyrate118611840.10
Cuminaldehyde124012380.10
δ-Elemene133513381.32
α-Cubebene134913450.10
β-Elemene139013895.51
Sativene139413900.06
(E)-Caryophyllene141714174.33
trans-α-Bergamotene143714320.05
γ-Elemene1434143414.25
Aromadendrene144014390.07
α-Humulene145514520.21
Alloaromadendrene146214580.11
β-Chamigrene147514760.38
Germacrene D148214841.19
β-Selinene148714890.70
Curzerene1498149947.3
γ-Cadinene151315130.12
δ-Cadinene152315220.28
Selina-3,7-(11)-diene154615450.24
Germacrene B155815590.45
Spathulenol157815770.17
Caryophyllene oxide158115820.13
Globulol158515900.25
Viridiflorol159015920.08
trans-β-Elemenone1597160110.4
Atractilona165516572.38
Germacrone169416931.51
Eudesm-7(11)-en-4-ol170017000.33

Monoterpene hydrocarbons0.37
Oxygenated monoterpenes0.36
Sesquiterpene hydrocarbons29.37
Oxygenated sesquiterpenes62.55

Total92.65

Compounds listed in order of elution on the DB-5ms column. bRelative retention indices (RRIs) experimentally determined against n-alkanes by using the DB-5ms column. cRRIs reported in the literature [23, 24]. dContent expressed as percentages obtained by integration of the GC peak area.