Andrographis Extract Powder Instruction
◆ Andrographis paniculata is the whole grass or leaf of Andrographis paniculata (Burm. F.) Nees. It can be used to treat bacterial dysentery, urinary tract infections, acute tonsillitis, enteritis, pharyngitis, pneumonia, and influenza. It can be used for external treatment of swollen boils, swollen infections, and traumatic infections. Mainly produced in Guangdong, Fujian and other provinces, also introduced in Central China, North China, Northwest China and other places.
◆ Andrographolide is the main effective component of natural plant andrographis paniculata, which has special effects on bacterial and viral upper respiratory tract infections and dysentery. This product is a diterpenoid lactone compound, which is difficult to dissolve in water and can usually only be administered orally.
Specification of Andrographis extract powder 5.0% Andrographolide
Odor & Taste
Ethanol & Water
Loss on drying
Residue on Ignition
Positive reaction: be purple red colored after
reaction with alkaline solution of DTNB
Positive reaction: Colored from red to
yellow after reaction with ethanol & KOH
Assay (On dry basis)
Total Plate Count
Andrographis Extract Powder Benefits
◆ Andrographis paniculata has liver protection;
◆Reduce cold symptoms; a study measuring the effectiveness of andrographolide and placebo in reducing common cold symptoms.
◆ The effect of Andrographis paniculata on cardiovascular; Andrographolide has the functions of anti-oxidation, protecting endothelial function and maintaining the balance of nitric oxide / endothelin.
◆ Andrographis paniculata extract has pharmacological activity on psychology;
◆ Anti-HIV virus activity.
◆ Andrographis extract can be used in pharmaceutical field: As pharmaceutical raw materials for clearing heat, anti-inflammation, detumescence and so on.
◆ Chuan xin lian extract also can be used in health product industry: As products effective ingredients to improve blood circulation and sooth the nerves.
◆ Andrographis paniculata extract powder also be applied for the prevention and treatment various diseases of aquatic animals (fish, shrimp, crab, turtle, batrachia, etc.) infected by viruses, bacteria, fungi.
Recommended dosage and caution
◆ The therapeutic dose of andrographis Extract Powder is 400 mg twice a day for up to 10 days. Although Andrographis paniculata is considered safe in humans; Andrographis paniculata extract may cause side effects such as headache, fatigue, allergic reactions, nausea, diarrhea, altered taste and lymph node pain. It may also interact with certain drugs, and like any supplement, you should consult your health care practitioner before taking it.