Usnic Acid, Usninic Acid, Usnein, Chinese Lichen Usnea Extract Powder
Usnic Acid Details
Product Name: Usnic Acid
Other Name: Usniacin, Usnein, Usninic Acid
Herb Source: Usnea diffracta Vain.
Appearance: Yellow Powder
Test Method: HPLC
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight: C18H16O7; 344.32
Usnic Acid Structural Formula:
Melting Point & Solubility: mp 204℃, Soluble in Acetic ether, Acetone, Water and Ethanol.
1. It is a kind of spectrum antibiotic,inhibit most gram-positive bacteria.
2. Usnic Acid also has inhibition function to the trichomonas vaginalis.
3. It has a certain curative effect to cure cervical inflammation, perineal rupture, dysentery and skin disease.
4. It is used as an antibacteria agent in cosmetics and ointments to prevent skin infection. It is also used in formulating deodorant, mouth-care products.
What Is Usnic Acid ?
Usnic acid is a dibenzo-furandione which is uniquely found in lichen (Usnea) species. In vitro usnic acid has antibacterial, antifungal and antiviral activities, and lichen extracts containing usnic acid have been used in folk medicine externally for wound healing and athlete’s foot and internally for sore throat, toothache and fever.
Functions and Benefits of Usnic Acid
1. Usnic acid is a kind of spectrum antibiotic,inhibit most gram-positive bacteria.
2. Usnic acid also has inhibition function to the trichomonas vaginalis.
3. Usnic acid has a certain curative effect to cure cervical inflammation, perineal rupture, dysentery and skin disease.
4. Usnic acid is used as an antibacteria agent in cosmetics and ointments to prevent
skin infection. It is also used in formulating deodorant, mouth-care products.
Application of Usnic Acid
Usnic acid can be used in pharmaceutical, perfumery and cosmetics field as raw materials.
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.
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.
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.
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