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- Colombo, Francesca, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Food control 2014 v.46 pp. 136-142
- Citrus aurantium; active ingredients; body weight; cleaning; detectors; dietary supplements; food plants; guidelines; high performance liquid chromatography; hordenine; octopamine; tyramine
- ... Citrus aurantium L. (bitter orange) is frequently used as an ingredient of food supplements aimed to reduce body weight or improve general physical performances. The most active compounds of C. aurantium are amines having adrenergic activity: octopamine, synephrine, tyramine, N-methyl-tyramine and hordenine. The quantification of these amines is critical since their content in food supplements is ...