What is Prunella Vulgaris Extract?
Prunella vulgaris extract is a water or alcohol extract of the Chinese medicine Prunella vulgaris ear, and the main active ingredients are triterpenoids such as oleanolic acid. It has the effects of clearing the liver and purging fire, clearing heat and dispelling stagnation.
Prunella Vulgaris extract is one of the Chinese herbs used in Asia. Prunellae Vulgaris is a perennial plant known as 'self-heal' in Western herbal medicine.
The herb Prunella vulgaris extract (commonly known as self-heal) is one of the few natural treatments that has shown promise as both an oral and topical treatment. It is edible, and contains vitamins A, C, and K. It is also rich in flavonoids, which provides this perennial plant with anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, and anti-viral activities. Specifically, these compounds may help prevent complications associated with diabetes, protect against herpes, and have anticancer effects.
All-Heal, Self-Heal and Woundwort arethe common names for this low maintenance,, low-growing perennial herb.Prunella can growall over the world, like in Europe, Asia and the United States. Depending on the region grown, Prunella Vulgaris Extract bloom from May through August with lavender or white flowers.The whole plant is witheredby the end of the summer, so the Chinese name‘Xia Ku Cao’(in Chinese pinyin) reflects that same attribute..Usually the dried ears of Prunella are used as medicinal herbs and collected in the summer when the ears present a brownish-red color. Prunella was first recorded in Shen nong ben cao jing (Shennong’s classic of Materia medica, written between Qin and Han Dynasty221BC~220 AD)
|COA of Plant extract|
|Appearance||Brown fine powder||brown|
|Specification||10 to 1||Conforms|
|Water soluble||Water soluble||Conforms|
|Partical size||≥95% pass 80 meshes||Conforms|
|Heavy metals(Content)||≤10 ppm||Conforms|
|Total microbial count||≤750cfu/g||Conforms|
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1. Applied in the food field, it has become a new raw material which used in food and beverage industry;
2. Applied in the health product field;
3. Applied in the pharmaceutical field.