Grape Seed Extract

Grape Seed Extract [media id=5 width=500 height=400] Introduction This fact sheet provides basic information about grape seed extract—uses, potential side effects, and resources for more information. The grape seeds used to produce grape seed extract are generally obtained from wine manufacturers. The leaves and fruit of the grape have been used medicinally since ancient Greece. Common Name—grape seed extract Latin…

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Soy extract

Soy extract The isoflavones have been associated with a wide variety of beneficial health effects including protection from cancer and osteoporosis to reduction in hot flashes and other symptoms of menopause. Appearance: Yellowish powder Function: 1. Mild estrogen activity of soy isoflavones may ease menopause symptoms for women, without creating estrogen-related problems, and may help regulate hormone levels in pre-menopausal…

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Bilberry

Bilberry [media id=4 width=500 height=400] Introduction This fact sheet provides basic information about bilberry—common names, uses, potential side effects, and resources for more information. Bilberry is a relative of the blueberry, and its fruit is commonly used to make pies and jams. It has been used for nearly 1,000 years in traditional European medicine. Bilberry grows in North America, Europe,…

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Areca Seed – Areca Catechu

Areca Seed – Areca Catechu Areca catechu is the areca palm or areca nut palm, (Malay: Pinang), a species of palm which grows in much of the tropical Pacific, Asia, and parts of east Africa. The palm is believed to have originated in either Malaysia or the Philippines. Areca is derived from a local name from the Malabar coast of…

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Momordica Grosvenori

Momordica Grosvenori Momordica Grosvenori Extract, Lou Han Guo Extract Botanical Original: Momordica Grosvenori Swingle Used Part: Fruit (Fructus Momordicae) Brief introduction: Momordica Grosvenori Extract (Lou Han Guo Extract) mainly contains Mogroside VI and Mogroside V, also Siamenoside I etc. but the Mogroside V is a primany ingredient, it can decide the sweetness and quality. Mogrosides is about 300 times sweeter…

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Hawthorn Fruit / Leaf Extract

Hawthorn Fruit / Leaf Extract Brown-red or Yellow brown fine powder Name: Hawthorn Fruit / Leaf Extract Manufactory Product Name: Hawthorn Fruit / Leaf Extract Botanical Name: Hawthorn . Part Used: Fruit Active Ingredients: Hawthorn Flavones Appearance: Brown-red or Yellow –brown fine powder Test Method: UV Function: 1. Improves blood supply to the heart by dilating the coronary blood vessels…

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Asiatic Moonseed Rhizome

Asiatic Moonseed Rhizome Product Name: Asiatic Moonseed Rhizome extract Specification:  dauricine,menisperine Detection method:    HPLC Botanical Name: Menispermum dauricum DC. About Asiatic Moonseed Rhizome extract: Asiatic Moonseed Rhizome is the dried rhizome of Menispermum dauricum DC. (Fam. Menispermaceae). Functions: To remove toxic heat and relieve rheumatic pains. Indications: Sore throat, colitis, dysentery, rheumatic arthralgia.   extract, rhizome, asiatic, moonseed, asiatic moonseed,…

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Pumpkin Seed – Cucurbita moschata Duch

Pumpkin Seed – Cucurbita moschata Duch Pumpkin is a gourd-like squash of the genus Cucurbita and the family Cucurbitaceae (which also includes gourds). In the United States and Canada it is a common name of or can refer to cultivars of any one of the species Cucurbita pepo, Cucurbita mixta, Cucurbita maxima, and Cucurbita moschata. They are typically orange or…

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White Kidney Bean

White Kidney Bean White Kidney Bean is an American natural. Long known to be a highly nutritious source of fiber and minerals, it is now thought to interfere with the absorption of complex carbohydrates (pasta, breads, potatoes, etc.); and as a “starch blocker,” White Kidney Bean is said to be very helpful as a support for weight loss programs. Recent research…

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Common Carpesium Fruit

Common Carpesium Fruit Common Carpesium Fruit is the dried ripe fruit of Carpesium abrotanoides L. (Fam. Compositae). Action: To kill worms. Indications: Ascarisis, oxyuriasis, taeniasis; abdominal pain or infantile malnutrition due to intestinal parasitosis. The whole plant is alterative antiscorbutic astringent depurative discutient emetic expectorant febrifuge laxative and vulnerary. A decoction is used in the treatment of bronchitis tonsillitis boils…

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Siberian Cocklebur Fruit

Siberian Cocklebur Fruit Siberian Cocklebur Fruit is the dried ripe bur with involucre of Xanthium sibricum Patr.(Fam. Compositae). Action: To dispel wind and damp,and to relieve nasal obstruction. Indications: Headache caused by windcold; sinusitis with nasal discharge; urticaria with itching; arthritis with muscle contracture caused by damp. extract, siberian, cocklebur, siberian cocklebur, fruit, cocklebur fruit, fruit extract, xanthium, patr, fructus,…

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Bitter Apricot Seed

Bitter Apricot Seed   Source The mature seed of Prunus armeniaca L. var. ansu Maxim. (Fam. Rosaceae). Distribution Mainly in Chinese provinces such as Liaoning, Hebei,and Shandong, and in Inner Mongolia. Mostly naturally grown; also cultivated. Harvest & Processing Collect fruits after maturation in summer; remove sarcocarp and husks; take out seeds; dry under the sun. Commonly used in Hong…

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Osthole

Osthole Molecular formula: C15H16O3 Molecular weight:244.29 CAS:484-12-8 Characteristics: crystal powder, melt in aqueous slkali, ethanol, chloroform, acetone and so on, can’t melt in water and sherwood oil Melting point:83~84℃ Boiling point: 145~150℃ Purity: 10%-99% Extract source:fruit of cnidium monieri (L.) cuss Functions: improve sexual function; strengthen memory, improve cognitive competence, cure Senile Dementia; anti-osteoporosis; anti-cancer, improve immunity; anti-virus, sterilize; vasodilation,…

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Cape Jasmine Fruit

Cape Jasmine Fruit Cape Jasmine Fruit is the dried ripe fruit of Gardenia jasminoides Ellis (Fam. Rubiaceae). Action: To reduce fire and ease the mind, to eliminate damp-heat, and to remove heat from blood and counteract toxicity. Fructus Gardeniae (charred) : To arrest bleeding by removing heat from blood. Indications: Febrile diseases with restlessness; jaundice with dark urine; hematuria with…

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Big Fruit Elm Fruit

Big Fruit Elm Fruit Sources : Bigfruit Elm Fruit is the dried prepared fruit of Ulmus macrocarpa hance. or Ulmus pumila L. The drug is collected in summer when ripe, and the seeds are soaked in water until ferment, added elm bark flour, red soil, chrysanthemi flos powder and warm boiling water, mixed, cut into pieces, and dried. Action :…

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Common Selfheal Spike

Common Selfheal Spike Common Selfheal Fruit-Spike is the dried fruit-spike of Prunella vulgaris L. (Fam. Labiatea). Latin Name: Prunella vulgaris L. Appearance: brown powder Action: To quench fire of the liver and counteract inflammation of the eye, and to reduce nodulation and induce subsidence of swelling. Indications: Inflammation of the eye, eye pain at night, headache and dizziness; scrofula, goitre,…

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Seed of Asiatic plantain

Seed of Asiatic plantain Organic Herba Plantaginis (Whole plant / Seed ) Latin name: Herba Plantaginis English name: Asiatic plantain, broadleaf plantain, greater plantain, large plantain Chinese Pin Yin nam Che Qian Cao Distribution Throughout China, south east Asia. Botanical Source: Semen Plantaginis . English name: Semen Plantaginis Extract/Seed of Asiatic plantain Extract latin name: plantago asiatica l. Botanical Source: Semen Plantaginis source:…

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Glossy Privet Fruit

Glossy Privet Fruit Glossy privet fruit is the dried mature fruit of the plant Ligustrum lucidum W.T. Aiton., of the family Oleaceae. Native to east Asia, the plant is grown on roadsides and in river valleys in China, Malaysia, and other Southeast Asian countries. Other species (about 40 to 50 species) of the genus Ligustrum are native to Europe, Asia,…

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