◆ Chlorogenic acid is extracted from Eucommia, it is mainly grown in temperate regions of Asia mostly in China such as Guizhou, Sichuan, Hunan. The medicinal use of Eucommia ulmoides dates back to ancient Traditional Medicinal Chinese (TCM) including the texts of Yellow Emperor’s Internal Classic (Huangdi Neijing) (475221 BC). It has been used classically as a combination with other medicinal herbs or as a single agent to treat lower back pain and knees and strengthening the tendons and bones.
◆ In addition, it has also been used for prevention of miscarriage. In modern medicine, majority of the preliminary data lend support to its usage in osteoporosis, arthritis, hypertension with purported actions such as antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. From the long historical usage of over 2000 years and numerous preclinical and clinical studies, ◆ Eucommia ulmoides extract proves to be safe and nontoxic. However, there is no substantial evidence on its usage during pregnancy, lactation and childhood.
Specification of Eucommia ulmoides extract 25.0% Chlorogenic acid
Eucommia Ulmoides Extract
Chlorogenic Acid 25
Light yellow brown powder
95% Through 80 mesh
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◆ Eucommia ulmoides extract has antihypertensive effects: Chlorogenic acid has significant antihypertensive effect, which is smooth, and non-toxic without side effects.
◆ Eucommia ulmoides chlorogenic acid has anti-tumor effects: Modern pharmacological experiments show that chlorogenic acid has the effects of anti-cancer and tumor suppressor.
◆ It has the effects of strengthening Kidney and enhancing immune function: experimental results show that chlorogenic acid can excite pituitary and adrenal cortex system and can enhance the function of the adrenal cortex.
◆ Antioxidant, anti-aging, against free radicals, promoting metabolism
◆ Chlorogenic acid has antibacterial, anti-inflammatory effects. It decreases blood pressure and increases white blood cells and gastric peristalsis and secretion significantly.
◆ Other functions: diuretic, gallbladder, blood fat, fetus protection.
◆ As raw materials of drugs for anticancer, anti-mutagenic and cardiovascular, it is mainly used in pharmaceutical field.
◆ As active ingredients of products for antibacterial, boosting the immunity, lipid-lowering and blood sugar lowering, it is mainly used in health product industry.
◆ As product for dispelling acne, soothing and anti-inflammatory, it is mainly used in cosmetic industry.
◆ As a toothpaste additive and active ingredients of disinfectant products, it is used in daily chemicals industry.
◆ There is insufficient evidence to suggest an optimal dosage, but the limited human evidence and the animal evidence suggest a daily dose of around 3g of the leaf extract is effective for blood pressure and fat mass reduction. It may be prudent to use this in three daily doses of 1g, as the lone human study used thrice daily dosing.