Artichoke Extract

Short Description:

Artichoke is a member of the milk thistle family.Artichoke grows to a height of about 2 m and produces a large, violetgreen flower head.The flower petals and fleshy flower bottoms are eaten as a vegetable throughout the world.The artichoke was used as a food and medicine by the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans.In several countries, standardized herbal drugs of artichoke are manufactured and sold as prescription drugs for high cholesterol and digestive and liver disorders. Artichoke leaf extract cynarin, an active chemical constituent in Cynara, causes an increased bile flow. The majority of the cynarin found in artichoke is located in the pulp of the leaves, though dried leaves and stems of artichoke also contain cynarin.This diuretic vegetable is of nutritional value because of its exhibiting aid to digestion, strengthening of the liver function, gall bladder function, and raising of HDL/LDL ratio. This reduces cholesterol levels, which diminishes the risk for arteriosclerosis and coronary heart disease. Aqueous extracts from artichoke leaves have also shown to reduce cholesterol by inhibiting HMG-CoA reductase and having a hypolipidemic influence, lowering blood cholesterol. Artichoke contains the bioactive agents apigenin and luteolin.


  • FOB Price: US $0.5 - 9,999 / KG
  • Min.Order Quantity: 1 KG
  • Supply Ability: 10000 KG/per Month
  • Port: SHANGHAI/BEIJING
  • Payment Terms: L/C,D/A,D/P,T/T
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    Artichoke is a member of the milk thistle family.Artichoke grows to a height of about 2 m and produces a large, violetgreen flower head.The flower petals and fleshy flower bottoms are eaten as a vegetable throughout the world.The artichoke was used as a food and medicine by the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans.In several countries, standardized herbal drugs of artichoke are manufactured and sold as prescription drugs for high cholesterol and digestive and liver disorders. Artichoke leaf extract cynarin, an active chemical constituent in Cynara, causes an increased bile flow. The majority of the cynarin found in artichoke is located in the pulp of the leaves, though dried leaves and stems of artichoke also contain cynarin.This diuretic vegetable is of nutritional value because of its exhibiting aid to digestion, strengthening of the liver function, gall bladder function, and raising of HDL/LDL ratio. This reduces cholesterol levels, which diminishes the risk for arteriosclerosis and coronary heart disease. Aqueous extracts from artichoke leaves have also shown to reduce cholesterol by inhibiting HMG-CoA reductase and having a hypolipidemic influence, lowering blood cholesterol. Artichoke contains the bioactive agents apigenin and luteolin.

     

    Product Name:Artichoke Extract

    Latin Name:Cynara Scolymus L.

    CAS No.:84012-14-6

    Plant Part Used:Root

    Assay:Cynarin 0.5%-2.5% by UV

    Colour: Brown powder with characteristic odor and taste

    GMO Status:GMO Free

    Packing: in 25kgs fiber drums

    Storage:Keep container unopened in cool, dry place,Keep away from strong light

    Shelf Life:24 months from date of production

     

    Function:

    -Artichoke extract also reputed to relieve flatulence.

    -Artichoke extract has the function of treating digestive upset, poor liver function, and a range of other ailments.

    -Artichokeextract can help to ease upset stomach symptoms such as nausea, loating, abdominal pain, and vomiting.

    -Artichoke extract can be used as a choleretica substance, strengthen liver function by increasing bile production, also has a centuries-old reputation as a diuretic

     

    Application:Used in herb medicine raw material

     

    TECHNICAL DATA SHEET

    Item Specification Method Result
    Identification Positive Reaction N/A Complies
    Extract Solvents Water/Ethanol N/A Complies
    Particle size 100% pass 80 mesh USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Bulk density 0.45 ~ 0.65 g/ml USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Loss on drying ≤5.0% USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Sulphated Ash ≤5.0% USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Lead(Pb) ≤1.0mg/kg USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Arsenic(As) ≤1.0mg/kg USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Cadmium(Cd) ≤1.0mg/kg USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Solvents Residue USP/Ph.Eur USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Pesticides Residue Negative USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Microbiological Control
    otal bacterial count ≤1000cfu/g USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Yeast & mold ≤100cfu/g USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Salmonella Negative USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    E.Coli Negative USP/Ph.Eur Complies

     

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    Nearly 20 years,export 40 countries and regions,more than 2000 batches produced by TRB have no any quality problems,unique purification process,impurity and purity control meet USP,EP and CP
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