Houttuynia Cordata Extract
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Houttuynia Cordata Extract

Product name: Houttuynia cordata extract
Used Part: Cauline leaf
CAS No.:73-03-0
Active Ingredient: Polyphenols, amino acids, fatty acids
Specification: 5:1、10:1
Extraction method: Ethanol extract
Appearance: Yellow brown

Houttuynia cordata extract description

Houttuynia cordata extract is an extract made from dried Houttuynia cordata by solvent extraction. The extracted part is the whole grass, which is a fine brownish yellow powder, and the source is the dry aboveground part of the perennial herb Houttuynia cordata.

Houttuynia cordata extract preparation method

Houttuynia extract, with mesh size of 100 mesh, is extracted by crushing the raw material of Houttuynia cordata, canning (6 cubic cans with 700 kg of material), boiling with 10 times of water for three times, each time for 2 hours, combining the extract, and discarding the residue. The extract is decompressed to concentrate the evaporated water to the extract with a specific gravity of d=1.10-1.15. The spray drying tower is used for spray drying to obtain Houttuynia cordata extract powder, which is crushed, sieved through 100 meshes, mixed, and packaged.

Houttuynia cordata introduction

Houttuynia cordata, a perennial herb of Houttuynia in the family Trileucaceae, has heart-shaped leaves, and the lower part of the stipule and petiole combine to form a sheath; Spikes alternate with leaves at the top of branches, with small flowers and white involucre; Capsule ovoid; The flowering and fruiting period is from May to October; The fruit period is from July to September. Houttuynia cordata is named for its fishy smell.

Houttuynia cordata is native to China, mainly distributed in provinces and regions in the central, southeast and southwest of China, and also distributed in Japan and Java Island in Indonesia. It is often wild in the grass beside the shady mountains, forest edges and ditches. Houttuynia cordata prefers warm and humid climate, grows well under cloudy and humid conditions, avoids drought, has a wide range of adaptability to temperature, likes humidity and waterlogging, and requires moist soil. It is better to use fertile and moist sandy loam and humus loam, but it can also grow in cohesive soil. The propagation modes of Houttuynia cordata include seed propagation, rhizome propagation, ramet propagation and cutting propagation.

Houttuynia cordata powder function and application

1. Houttuynia cordata extract can helps to improve immunity.

2. Houttuynia cordata has antipyretic, anti-inflammatory and antiviral effects.

3. Houttuynia cordata extract contains volatile oil, quercetin, rutin and other components, which has the effects of clearing away heat, detoxification, carbuncle and pus. It can be used as skin conditioner in daily chemical products to maintain skin health.