Dioscin, Dioscin Powder, Wild Yam Root Extract, Diosgenin
Product Name: Dioscin
Herb Source: Dioscorea oppositae thunb.
Part Used: Root
Appearance: White Crystals Powder
Test Method: HPLC
Specifications: 12%, 16%, 20%, 98%
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight: C45H72O16; 869.05
Dioscin Structural Formula:
Melting Point & Solubility: Decomposition point of 275 ~ 277 ℃. Optical rotation -115 (c = 0.373, ethanol). Insoluble in water, petroleum ether, benzene, soluble in methanol, ethanol, acetic acid, slightly soluble in acetone, amyl alcohol
Pharmacology: Dioscin is used for relieving cough, expectorant, desensitization, anti-inflammatory effect. Dioscin can be used for the treatment of bronchitis. Dioscin is also required to kill insects and anti-fungal microorganisms in the role of ringworm hair.
What Is Dioscin ?
Dioscin, a typical steroid saponin, is isolated from Dioscorea oppositae root. It has estrogenic activity and an effect in preventing and treating osteoporosis. It is also a natural steroid saponin that has been shown to promote anticancer activity against several forms of cancers. Dioscin induces cancer cell apoptosis through elevated oxidative stress mediated by downregulation of peroxiredoxins.
Functions and Benefits of Dioscin
1. Dioscin has the benefits of anti-tumor, anti-thrombotic, anti-allergic, anti-viral and anti-shock.
2. Dioscin has the has anti-inflammatory, anti-tumor, anti-viral, lower cholesterol, lower blood pressure, molluscicidal, anti-fertility effects.
3. Dioscin powder can be used for the treatment of bronchitis.
4. Dioscin contains peroxide decomposing enzyme, has a significant anti-aging effect. It can remove scar on the face, and let the skin soft lubrication.
Applications of Dioscin
1. Dioscin can be used as raw materials in pharmaceutical field as steroid hormones and contraceptives.
2. Dioscin can be used in health care products and supplement field.
3. Dioscin can be applied in cosmetic field.
Package & Storage
1. 1-5kg with double plastic container inside/aluminum foil bag outside. 10kg with double plastic container inside/carton outside. 25kg with double plastic container inside/fiber drum outside or it is at your option.
2. Stored in a cool & dry well-closed container, keep away from moisture and strong light/heat.
3. Shelf Life: Two years under well storage situation.
Transport & Payment
1. Small package sent by EMS, UPS, FedEx, DHL, etc.
2. Cargo sent by Air or By Sea is all available.
3. Payment available for Western Union, T/T, Paypal, etc.
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