Diosgenin, Wild Yam Extract, Diosgenin Powder, Diosgenine

Diosgenin, Wild Yam Extract, Diosgenin Powder, Diosgenine
Product Details

Diosgenin Details

Product Name: Diosgenin

Herb Source: Dioscorea oppositae thunb.

Part Used: Root

Appearance: White Crystals Powder

Specifications: 98%

Test Method: HPLC

CAS#: 512-04-9

Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight: C27H42O3; 414.63

Diosgenin Structural Formula:

Raw Material of Diosgenin

Pharmacology: Diosgenin is the production of steroid hormone drugs important basic raw material. Steroids has a strong anti-infective, anti-allergic, anti-virus and anti-shock of the pharmacological effects, the treatment of rheumatism, cardiovascular, lymphatic leukemia, cell encephalitis, skin diseases, anti-tumor and rescue an important drug in critically ill patients.

Whatr Is Diosgenin ?

Diosgenin, a steroid sapogenin, is the product of hydrolysis by acids, strong bases, or enzymes of saponins, extracted from the tubers of Dioscorea wild yam. The sugar-free (aglycone), diosgenin is used for the commercial synthesis of cortisone, pregnenolone, progesterone, and other steroid products. Diosgenin is present in Costus speciosus, Smilax menispermoidea, species of Paris, Trigonella, and Trillium, and many species of Dioscorea - D. althaeoides, colletti, futschauensis, gracillima, hispida, hypoglauca, mexicana nipponica, panthaica, parviflora, septemloba, and zingiberensis. Diosgenin is the precursor for the semisynthesis of progesterone which in turn was used in early combined oral contraceptive pills. The unmodified steroid has estrogenic activity and can reduce the level of serum cholesterol.

Main Functions and Benefits of Wild Yam Extract Diosgenin Powder

1. Diosgenin powder is a natural estrogen which is rich in diosgenin, so it became the most popular progesterone.

2. Wild yam extract diosgenin, which has anti-fatigue, anti-inflammatory, anti-stress. Reduce the level of serum cholesterol.

3. Diosgenin is helpful to the liver and endocrine system.

4. Wild yam extract diosgenin regulate the female system, particularly during menstrual distress and menopause.

5. Wild yam extract diosgenin is used for treatment for morning sickness.

6. Diosgenin powder has the function of hypolipidemic.

Applications of Wild Yam Extract Diosgenin

1. Diosgenin powder can be applied in the functional food field as raw material.

2. Diosgenin powder can be applied in the health care products and supplement field as raw materials.

3. Diosgenin can be applied in the pharmaceutical 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.

Shipping Terms

3. Payment available for Western Union, T/T, Paypal, etc.

Our Advantages

1. Plant extraction manufactory with factory covers an area of 35000 square maters.

2. Meet your special demand of product specification and demands on capsules, softgels, tablets and powder blendings.


3. Certificates: ISO9001, Kosher, Halal, ISO9001, HACCP, QS, NOP and Chinese Health Food GMP, etc.


4. Our purpose: provide you product with best quality, excellent service and prompt delivery with over 15 years' production and research experiences in high quality natural ingredients.

5. Rich experiences on export business; the products and services have been widely accepted by clients of USA, Europe and Australia, etc.


Our Exhibitions

Every year, our team attends many industry related exhibitions around the world, such as CPHI in Shanghai, China and Spain, Vitafood in Switzerland, Engredea/NPEW in the USA, etc.展会图片 (2)

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