The stinging nettle extract is the dry whole plant extract of Urtica angustifolia Urticacannabina L.,Urtica angustifolia UrticaetevirensMaxim., Urtica angustifolia Fisch.exHornem. It mainly contains flavonoids, lignans, and steroids. , Lipids, organic acids, proteins, tannins, chlorophyll, alkaloids and polysaccharides. It has biological activities such as anti-rheumatic, lowering blood sugar and treating benign prostatic hypertrophy.
Other name:Nettle P.E;Urtica spp.;Herba Urticae;Nettle Root P.E;
Botanica source: Urtica laetevirens Maxim;
Part used: groud part
Specification:5:1;10:1;1%-7% salica,1% β-sitosterols
Appearance: white fine powder
PHYSICAL / CHEMICAL/ MICROBIOLOGICAL
TASTE & ODOR
100% pass 80 mesh or customized 200mesh
MOULD & YEAST
Cool, Ventilate & Dry
Customized specification also can be achieved
1. Anti-rheumatoid arthritis
The high, medium and low concentration groups of water extract and alcohol stinging nettle extract can reduce the swelling of the primary and secondary foot plantars and the arthritis index in different degrees. It shows that the high-concentration group of water extract of Urtica vulgaris has the strongest inhibitory effect on rat rheumatoid arthritis, which is better than the positive drug (tripterygium wilfordii) group.
2. Anti-benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
Research shows that nettle extract has a strong inhibitory effect on benign prostatic hyperplasia. In foreign countries, Urtica dioica, Urtica urtica, and Urtica esculenta are used for benign prostatic hyperplasia, prostatitis, and prostate cancer. In clinical trials abroad, the combination of extracts from the root of nettle and saw palmetto fruit extracts can significantly improve the symptoms of prostate hyperplasia.
3. Other effects
In Europe, Stinging Nettle extract as a herbal medicine is also used as a diuretic, astringent, hemostatic agent and so on. Nettle also has anti-oxidation, anti-aging, anti-microbial, anti-bacterial and anti-ulcer effects, and can be used for beauty care. Extraction and Separation