Latin Name: Huperziaserrata(Thunb.)Trev.
Part Used: whole herb
Specification: 1%-98% Huperzine A
Appearance: brownish yellow to white fine powder;
CAS NO.: 102518-79-6
Test Method: By HPLC
Molecular Formula: C15H18N2O
Molecular Weight: 242.32
About huperzia serrata:
huperzia serrate also known as lycopodium serratum thunb, is found in subtropical zones of the United States and in southern China.
Huperzine extract is used as a memory booster and as a cognitive enhancer that improves neuroplasticity.
Function and Application of Huperzine Extract :
Huperzine A is used for Alzheimer’s disease, memory and learning enhancement and age-related memory impairment
It is also used for treating a muscle disease called myasthenia gravis, for increasing alertness and energy, and for protecting against agents poisonous to nerves.
But it will cause some adverse reactions, including hyperactivity, nasal obstruction, nausea,vomiting, insomnia, anxiety, dizziness, thirst and constipation, so if you have that feeling after taking this medicine, stop to consult your doctor as soon as possible.
Application of Huperzine Extract :
This extract has been used in pharmaceuticals, health care products, supplement