The most important chemical compound in alkaloid bark is also the skin of the roots of the barberry plant is one of the medical organs.
barberry Chemical composition
The most important chemical compound in the alkaloid barberry is isokinolin. The alkaloid content of the root of the root is 8/12 and in the stem skin is 5/5 percent.
Root skin is one of the medicinal parts used in traditional medicine. The color is yellow and bitter taste.
Global distribution: Europe, North Anatoli, Talesh, Caucasia, Asia especially Middle east
Iran distribution: Gilan (Rudbar), Mazandaran (Challos, Kojoor, Zangule bridge in altitude of 2500 meters), Azarbaijan (Ghare dagh near Hassan Bigloo), Khorasan especially Northern parts and South east Birjand