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Baicalin as Antibacterial Ingredient

May 18, 2020

Product name:Baical Skullcap Root Extract

Spec: 80% /85% :Baicalin

Other name:Baicalin P.E;Baical Skullcap root P.E; Radix Scutellariae;Scutellaria baicalensis Grorgi. Extract; BaikalSkullcapRoot.P.E; Baical Skullcap Root Extract; Scutellaria root extract; Baicalin Extract

【Product name】 Scutellaria baicalensis extract
【Active Ingredient】 Baicalin
【English name】 Baicalin
【Molecular formula】 C21H18O11
【Molecular weight】 446.37
【CAS Number】 21967-41-9


Scutellaria has a broad antibacterial spectrum, which can inhibit dysentery bacillus, diphtheria bacillus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, staphylococcus, streptococcus, pneumococcus, and meningococcus in the test tube. The decoction can be used as a throat spray which is also effective to meningitis Carriers. Even S. aureus, which has developed resistance to penicillin, is still sensitive to Scutellaria  baicalensis. The test tube has showed an inhibitory effect on the imported tuberculosis. The decoction is effective for experimental tuberculosis in mice, but it is not effective for guinea pigs. The test tube has an inhibitory effect on the influenza virus PR8 strain. After the mouse is infected with the virus, it can reduce lung damage and extend survival It can also inhibit various skin pathogenic fungi and can kill Leptospira.