What is Hawthorn Leaf Extract?
Hawthorn leaf extract is extracted from the dried leaves of the Rosaceae plant Shanlihong or Hawthorn. The main active ingredients are flavonoids, among which vitexin rhamnoside and hyperoside are higher in content. It has the effects of lowering blood pressure, increasing coronary blood flow, lowering blood lipids, lowering triglycerides and cholesterol, resistance to hypoxia, inhibiting or scavenging oxygen free radicals, anti-lipid peroxidation, improving liver microcirculation and anti-inflammatory damage. The cerebrovascular system has great clinical value.
Hawthorn Leaf Extract- first and foremost: the best-known herb for the heart and chest pain in western herbalism is hawthorn. Ely hawthorn is a dense tree with small, sharp thorns growing to 25 feet. It has small strong-smelling white flowers with rose-like petals and bright red berries containing one or two large seeds. Hawthorns are native to europe, north america and asia. In both the east and west, hawthorn has been used for millennia as both a food and a medicine.
Hawthorn Leaf Extract- digestion relaxant: may be very beneficial for the digestive system due to the relaxant action possessed by the hawthorn leaves, flowers and berries. At the same time, it might be helpful in relieving abdominal distension and in the dealing with of stagnation of food in the intestinal tract.
Odor & Taste
Vitexin-2-O-rhamnoside 2%, flavone 5%,10%
Loss on Drying
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Yeast & Mold
Store in cool & dry place. Keep away from strong light and heat.
(2) Inhibiting thyroid peroxidase, anticancer and antibacterial.
(3) It decreases blood lipid, inhibiting platelet aggregation and spasmolysis
(4) Scaveng free radicals and enhancing the immunity.
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3.Applied in pharmaceutical field, it is frequently used in treating coronary heart disease and angina pectoris.