|Molecular weight||302.282 g/mol|
|Names and Identifiers|| |
|Traditional Name||Hesperetin, Hesperitin|
|CAS Registry Number||520-33-2|
Hesperetin is the 4′-methoxy derivative of eriodictyol, a flavanone. Hesperetin’s 7-O-glycoside, hesperidin, is a naturally occurring flavanon-glycoside, the main flavonoid in lemons and sweet oranges. Hesperetin (and naringenin, the parent flavanone of naringin) are not found to a significant extent in Citrus spp.