Product Name: Artichoke extract / Artichoke extract powder / Artichoke P. E. /Cynarin
Effectiveness: Liver protection
1. Sources and Habitat
Artichoke (Cynara scolymus L in Latin), originating in southern Europe around the Mediterranean, It is harvested in autumn. It originates from Gansu, Shaanxi, Hubei, Sichuan, Yunnan etc.
2. Descriptions and Specifications of Product
Content Specifications: Cynarin 0.5%, 2.5%,5% Test By HPLC
Molecular Formula: C25H24O12
Molecular Mass: 516.46 346.38
CAS No: 30964-13-7
3. Indications and Uses
Artichoke treat digestive upset, poor liver function, and a range of other ailments. Its primary use has been as a choleretic--a substance that strengthens liver function by increasing bile production, also has a centuries-old reputation as a diuretic (to increase urination). And it lower cholesterol and thus help to prevent heart disease, Artichoke can help to ease upset stomach symptoms such as nausea, bloating, abdominal pain, and vomiting. Artichoke leaf is also reputed to relieve flatulence.