10 widely used herbal extracts
Herbal extract play an important role in the great health industry chain. As a "collection" of medicine, fine chemicals and agriculture, they are mainly applied in the functional factors, dietary supplements and functional food industries.
At present, the most popular extracts in the international market are mainly concentrated in several fields: brain health, intelligence, prevention and treatment of alzheimer's disease, such as rhodiola rosea, ginkgo, ginseng, Asiatic asiatica, ganoderma lucidum, mushroom and other fungus extracts; Weight loss, blood glucose lowering and diabetes prevention, such as green tea, bitter orange and other extracts, apple, bitter melon polypeptide, fenugreek and tamarind fruit; Natural anti-cancer and immune-enhancing fields, such as taxol, green tea extract (tea polyphenols and theanine), biological flavonoids, such as lycopene, anthocyanin, lutein, etc. Enhance human immune system, such as licorice extract, garlic powder, astragalus, soybean extract, etc.
Which extracts are most popular abroad? In 2019, the top ten extracts exported by Green Stone include: herba epimedium extract, cranberry extract, marigold extract, grape seed extract, ganoderma extract, ginseng extract, Green tea extract, turmeric extract, pomingin extract and rhodiola rosea extract.
1. Epimedium Extract
Epimedium extract is a kind of common plant medicine, belongs to one of the very high medicinal value. In addition, it is to belong to a kind of natural plant medicine, and can be processed and refined into taking drugs, can promote human hormones. It has urged the harlot efficacy, can direct stimulation to the human body, make human body in excitement and sexual desire. What’s more, it also can have one form of efficacy, side effects to the body.
2. Bilberry Extract
Blueberry extract contains anthocyanin, the pigment in blueberry anthocyanin. Huckleberry anthocyanins are advanced pharmaceutical intermediates that help maintain capillary integrity and stabilize collagen. Anthocyanins are also powerful antioxidants. Cranberry extract is a valuable herb with powerful effects on a variety of digestive, circulatory and eye diseases.
3. Marigold Pigment
Marigold is the main raw material for extracting lutein and carotenoids, in which the content of yellow pigment is not less than 12 grams per kilogram on average, this pigment is pollution-free natural pigment. Marigold extract is widely used in food, feed, medicine and other food and chemical industries. It plays an important role in improving the color of products and is an indispensable additive in industrial and agricultural production.
4. Grape Seed Extract
Grape seed extract is a kind of polyphenols extracted from grape seeds, mainly composed of procyanidins, catechins, epicatechins, gallic acid, epicatechin gallate and other polyphenols. Grape seed extract is a pure natural substance. It is one of the most effective antioxidants from plant sources found to date. Tests show that its antioxidant effect is 30 to 50 times that of vitamins C and E.
5. Ganoderma Lucidum Extract
Ganoderma lucidum contains a large number of active ingredients known to regulate the function of the human immune system. Its active ingredients have been shown to significantly prevent or treat certain cancers, assist in the treatment of liver disease, HIV infection, acute or recurrent herpes virus infection, hypertension, chronic bronchitis, allergies and asthma, and have the ability to regulate immune function.
6. Ginseng Extract
Ginseng extract is extracted from the roots, stems and leaves of panax ginseng, which is rich in 18 kinds of ginseng monomer saponins, soluble in 80°C water and soluble in ethanol. Mainly applicable to coronary heart disease, angina pectoris, slow heart rate, rapid heart rate, premature ventricular arrest, blood pressure disorder, neurasthenia, menopausal syndrome, excessive fatigue, postpartum, postoperative physical weakness and other symptoms; Long-term use can prolong life, and can enhance physical strength, cancer patients due to radiotherapy and chemotherapy caused by immune dysfunction; Have fight cold heat stress effect. At the same time, it can enhance the vitality of human surface cells and inhibit senescence.
7. Green Tea Extract
Green tea extract is the active ingredients extracted from green tea leaves, mainly including tea polyphenols (catechins), caffeine, aromatic oil, water, minerals, pigments, carbohydrates, proteins, amino acids, vitamins and so on.
8. Curcuma Longa Extract
Curcuma longa extract comes from the dried rhizome of turmeric, a zingiberaceae plant. Containing volatile oil, the main components of the oil is curcumin, aromatic curcumin, gingerene, etc. The yellow substance is curcumin, and contains demethoxy curcumin, double demethoxy curcumin, dihydrocurcumin and so on. Blood - breaking qi, through the pain. E used for blood and qi stagnation, chest, a tingling, amenorrhea abdominal pain, swelling pain, rheumatic pain.
Naringin has anti-inflammatory, antiviral, anti-cancer, anti-mutation, anti-allergy, anti-ulcer, analgesic and blood-pressure lowering activities, and it can reduce blood cholesterol, reduce the formation of thrombosis, improve local microcirculation and nutrition supply, and as well it can be used in the production of prevention and treatment of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases.
10. Rhodiola Rosea Extract
Rhodiola root extract is sweet and bitter. The main ingredients are salidroside, glucoside tyrotyl alcohol and roxavir, which can enhance the immune function, protect the heart and blood vessel, and fight cancer and anti-depression.