- Botanical name: Epimedium
- Parts used: stems and leaves
- Specifications: 10%-98% powder
- Solubility: slightly soluble in water, soluble in alcohol
- Appearance: Brown yellow powder
The molecular formula of icariin is C33H40O15, and its molecular weight is 676.66. It is extracted from the aerial parts of the genus Epimedium (also known as horny goat weed), specifically the species Epimedium sagittatum (Sieb. et Zucc.) Maxim. or Epimedium grandiflorum.
Icariin is a chemical compound classified as a prenylated flavonol glycoside, a type of flavonoid. Icariin powder has a brown (Icariin 20%) to light yellow (Icariin 98%) color, characteristic odor, and bitter taste.
Icariin has been shown to improve cardiovascular and cerebrovascular blood flow, hematopoietic function, immune function, and bone metabolism.
Additionally, Icariin can help to support kidney function. It has been shown to have anti-aging and anti-tumor effects.
|Botanical Name||Epimedium Brevicornum|
|Part Used||Stem & Leaf|
|Solubility||Slightly soluble in water and soluble in alcohol|
|Description||Brown Yellow Powder|
|Packaging||25kgs/drum, inner by double plastic bag|
|Storage||Stored in cool and dry places. Keep away from strong light and heat|
|Shelf Life||24 Months|
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Effect on endocrine
Icariin can promote sexual function. Due to the hypersecretion of semen, and the stimulation of the sensory nerves after the seminal vesicle is filled, which indirectly excites sexual desire.
Effect on immune system function
The number of T cells, leaching rate, antibodies, antigens, and phagocytosis of the reticuloendothelial system in patients with kidney deficiency are low. This can be improved after treatment with epimedium and other kidney tonifying drugs.
Icariin can influence the aging process from various perspectives. For example, impacting cell transit, prolonging the growth period, and regulating immune and secretory systems. It can also enhance body metabolism and organ function.
Effect on the cardiovascular system
Icariin has a certain protective effect on myocardial ischemia induced by Pituitrin in rats. It also has an obvious antihypertensive effect.
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