Gynostemma Pentaphyllum Extract, also called jiaogulan, is a dioecious, herbaceous climbing vine of the family Cucurbitaceae (cucumber or gourd family) indigenous to the southern reaches of China, northern Vietnam, southern Korea, and Japan. Jiaogulan is best known as an herbal medicine reputed to have powerful antioxidant and adaptogenic effects purported to increase longevity. Pharmacological research has indicated a number of therapeutic qualities of Jiaogulan, such as lowering cholesterol and high blood pressure and strengthening immunity.
Gynostemma Extract Powder/Gynostemma P. E./Gynostemma Pentaphyllum Extract
Latin Name: Gynostemma pentaphyllum
CAS No.: 15588-68-8
Molecular formula: C47H80O17
Molecular Weight: 1062.32
Active ingredients: Gypenosides
Use Part: Stems & leaves
Appearance: Light yellow powder
Mesh size: 80 Mesh
Test Method: UV
1> Lower blood pressure, blood fat, lowering blood sugar.
2> Anti-atherosclerosis, inhibition of thrombosis, the treatment of cardiovascular disease.
3> Sedative-cultivation, aging, improve mental activity, enhance brain function.
4> Activation of normal human cells, inhibition of fat, spleen, and stomach, fatigue solutions, has the sedative, hypnotic, anti-stress effect, treatment of migraine headaches.
5> Anti-cancer anti-cancer, inhibiting kill cancer cells. Enhance the activity of human blood lymphocytes, enhance the body's immune function.
6> Eliminate the toxic side effects of hormone drugs.
7> Anti-inflammatory. Intestinal, gastric ulcer, and swollen ulcer.
8> Particularly significant effect of constipation, while some black hair and beauty.
1) It contains substances called gypenosides. These are similar to the active constituents on ginseng.
2) It may increase the production of the body's naturally occurring antioxidant, superoxide dismutase which protects cells from oxidative damage.
3) It is also considered as a very powerful adaptogen and is thought to have a two-fold effect on the body whereby it increases the body's physical and mental.