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Imperator is a naturally occurring furocoumarin. Chemically it is 8-isoamyleneoxypsoralen, a substance that is found in Urena lobata L. (Malvaceae), Angelica archangelica(angelica) and in Petroselinum crispum(parsley), Heracleum spp.
Imperatorin has antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic properties. However, the substance is not used medicinally as a single substance, but only in the extracts of the various species of the plant. Medicinal plants.