Standardized Black Cohosh Extract powder.
Botanical Source: Cimicifuga Racemosa
Preparation: Black Cohosh extract is obtained from comminuted Cimicifuga Racemosa root by extraction with certain solvents.
Appearance: Brown powder
Content of active compounds: The Extract contains not less than 2.5% or 8%of triterpene glycosides.
Water: not more than 5.0%
Total ash: not more than 5%
Package: 25/KG per paper drum or packed with little parcel.
Sample/ COA / MSDS are available
Studies of the product: Black cohosh is a traditional remedy of the North American Indians where it was used mainly to treat women's problems, especially painful periods and problems associated with the menopause. It is traditionally important in the treatment of women's complaints, acting specifically on the uterus it eases uterine cramps and has been used to help in childbirth. Research has shown that the root has oestrogenic activity and is thought to reduce levels of pituitary luteinizing hormone, thereby decreasing the ovaries production of progesterone. The root is also hypoglycaemic, sedative and anti-inflammatory. Used in conjunction with St. John's Wort (Hypericum perforatum) it is 78% effective in treating hot flushes and other menopausal problems. Its sedative action makes it useful for treating a range of other complaints including tinnitus and high blood pressure.
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