Product Name:Plantago Lanceolata Leaf Extract
Botanical Name:Plantago asiatica L.
Part Used:whole herb
Specification:10:1 , 20:1 ,99%
Appearance:yellow brown powder
Active Ingredient:palmitic acid
CAS No. 57-10-3
Certificate: KOSHER, HALAL, ISO,ORGANIC CERTIFICATE;
The plantago lanceolata leaf extract coming from the leaves of English plantain or narrowleaf plantain that's native to Europe and Asia. The plant has plenty of traditional medicinal uses. Regarding the leaf and the skin, it's used to promote maturation of abscess and to speed up the recovery of incisions, pimples or wounds.
Modern studies do confirm that the plant, and specifically the leaves are loaded with active compounds that give the extract anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, and antioxidant magic properties. An in-vitro (made on chicken membrane, not on real people) study in Phytotherapy Research found that Plantain Leaf Extract in large concentrations has a comparable soothing effect to anti-inflammatory big shot, hydrocortisone.
|Product Name||Plantago Lanceolata Leaf Extract|
|Appearance||Light brown powder|
|Specs||4:1, 10:1, 20:1|
|Loss on drying: 5%max|
|Heavy metal:10ppm max|
|Pb : 2ppm max|
|As : 2ppm max|
|Size: 100% pass 80 mesh|
|Microbiological||Total plate count:1000cfu/g max|
|Yeast & Mold: 100cfu/g max|
One of the most popular traditional uses for this herb was to support lung health. Plantain leaves are rich in mucilage, which exerts protective and demulcent activity on the respiratory tract. It moistens and coats the airways with a protective layer which reduces the irritation that causes a dry cough.
Plantago lanceolata leaf extract are high in immune boosting vitamins A and C, and the high tannin content imparts astringent properties which reduce inflammation and combat infection by depriving bacteria of nutrients.
One of the lesser known active ingredients of Plantain is the compound plantamajoside. It has a similar molecular structure to the active ingredient in Echinacea, echinacoside, and has been shown to have a similar action in modulating immune response.
The high mucilage content of Plantain leaves, coupled with their anti-inflammatory properties make this wonderful herb for many digestive complaints. Mucilage rich herbs absorb toxins in the bowel and give bulk to stools. They contribute to a lower bowel transit time by absorbing water in the colon and creating stool a bulking and softening effect.
Plantain also has astringent properties which make it effective in treating diarrhoea, gastritis and colitis. It can help to restore acid balance which regulates gastric secretions, and can treat inflammation in the stomach and bowels.
According to the Russian Ministry of Health, Plantain is an effective treatment for chronic colitis, acute gastritis , enteritis and enterocolitis.
With soothing, demulcent properties, Plantain helps to restore the protective coating of mucous membranes to a damaged stomach lining which helps to protect against ulcers.
Applied topically, Plantain is an excellent wound vulnerary with the power to stop bleeding and heal bruises, including puncture wounds, bug bites, bee, wasp, and nettle stings, boils and ulcers. When treating cuts and other open wounds, it not only staunches the bleeding, it also prevents infection by removing dirt, and as an antiseptic it disinfects the wound.
1. As raw material of medicine for clearing heat and discharging toxin, anti-inflammatory, eliminating edema, clearing liver, benefiting eyesight and treating diarrhea, it is widely used in pharmaceutical field.
2.As effective ingredients of medicine for clearing heat and discharging toxin, anti-inflammatory, eliminating edema, it is widely used in health industry.
3.As drugs for swine virus disease prevention and treatment, it is used in veterinary field.