◆ Rhodiola rosea extract 3% rosavins is extracted from the root of rhodiola rosea L.. Its main ingredients are salidroside, rosavins, glucosinolin and caseol, roxid, which can enhance the immune function, protect the heart and brain vessels, and prevent cancer and depression.
◆ Rhodiola rosea is a herb in the rhodiola genera (Crassulaceae family) which has traditional usage as an anti-fatigue agent and adaptogen compound, and rhodiola is likely the second most popular adaptogen. Rhodiola may also promote longevity, with preliminary (non-mammalian) evidence suggesting up to a 20% increase in lifespan secondary to mechanisms that are indepedent of caloric restriction. Although very promising, mammalian evidence is needed to confirm.
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◆ 3% rosavins comprises several species of plants in the Crassulacea family and is generally found in the arctic mountain regions of Siberia.
◆ The root of Rhodiola rosea is used medicinally and is also known as Arctic root or Golden root and more recently as Crenulin.
◆ The key active constituents in Rhodiola are believed to be rosavin, rosarin, rosin and salidroside.
◆ Salidrosides has been used for hundreds of years to treat cold and flu like symptoms, promote longevity and increase the body’s resistance to physical and mental stresses.
◆Rhodiola rosea extract 3% rosavins is widely used as functional food additive;
◆ In health product field, Rhodioloside can be used as raw material in health food, the purpose is to enhance immunity and resist melancholy;
◆ Rosea root can be applied in cosmetics fields, it is widely used to delay aging and compact skin;
◆ Rhodiola rosea P.E. can be applied in pharmaceutical field, it is widely used to treat cardio-cerebrovascular disease.
Supplementation of rhodiola rosea tends to refer to either the SHR-5 extract in particular or an equivalent extract, any that confers both 3% rosavins + 1% salidroside.
◆ Usage of rhodiola as a daily preventative against fatigue has been reported to be effective in doses as low as
◆ Acute usage of rhodiola for fatigue and anti-stress has been noted to be taken in the 288-680mg range.
◆ As rhodiola has been shown to have a bell-curve response before, it is recommended to not exceed the aforementioned 680mg dosage as higher doses may be ineffective.
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