Lotus Leaf Extract 10:1,Nuciferine,Nuciferine powder,Lotus Leaf extract,Nelumbo Nucifera Leaf Extract,Lotus Leaf extract powder
Product Name: Lotus leaf extract
Botanical Origin: Dried lotus leaf
Country of Origin: China
Characteristic: Brown Powder
Test Method: HPLC
Active ingredient: Lotus leaf alkoid /Nuciferine
What is lotus leaf extract?
The lovely lotus, which lives in the water but pokes its head above the surface, and whose beautiful flowers op
en in the morning as the Sun rises, and close at night, has charmed eastern and middle eastern cultures for m
illennium. The pales green leaves, which lay flat upon the surface of the water, reach a diameter of
up to 18 inches. They are collected in the summer and autumn, and dried and processed into an h
erbal extract, which is effective as an astringent, cardiotonic, antifebrile agent, hypotensive, resolv
ent, styptic, tonic and vasodilator.
In Chinese medicine, the lotus leaf is classified as a bitter herb. According to traditional practitioners, bitter her
bs trigger the production of bile and hydrochloric acid, effects which stimulate digestion and ease flatulence. Bi
le secretion assists in the breakdown of fats, and serves as a liver tonic. According to traditional Chinese medi
cine, lotus leaf stimulates the liver and spleen meridians. As an astringent, lotus leaf has the ability to stop ble
eding, and is used to treat conditions such as hematuria (blood in urine), hematemesis (blood in vomit) and m
etorrhagia (excessive menstrual bleeding).
Scientific research has revealed that lotus leaf contains alkaloids, flavonoids and tannins. The isoquinoline alk
aloids in the leaf have sedative and antispasmodic properties, which may aid in digestion, and the flavonoids a
nd tannins, are powerful antioxidants which protect the heart and assist in weight loss.
Function of Lotus Leaf Extract
1 The function of weight control.
2 Adjust blood lipids, codeine and expectorant.
3 Used as anticoagulant and antidote in medicine.
4 Strong effect on lowering the blood pressure, and lotus leaf P.E. has become popular to lower blood cholesterol, treat fatty liver and promote blood circulation.
Application of Lotus Leaf Extract
1 It is applied in food field, lotus leaf become a delicious and healthy green food;
2 It is applied in health product field, lotus leaf slimming tea by the majority of lesbian love;
3 It is applied in pharmaceutical field, it can promote the growth of bone.