Product Price :Get Latest PriceAlfalfa, Medicago sativa is a perennial legume that can extend for about 15 mts in their surroundings and grows to a height of 1 metre. It is a good forage crop. It is a seasonal crop and has recorded growth in the seasons of spring or fall. A member of the pea family it is a plant with numerous health benefits such as antioxidants, iron, fiber, protein and phyto-estrogen.
Alfalfa extract is commonly made from the leaves of a mature alfalfa plant and sold as a pill or tincture. Alfalfa leaves contain betacarotene, vitamins C, D, E, and the coagulant, Vitamin K. It also contains various trace minerals, including calcium, potassium, and iron. These extracts are mainly used in the Health Care, Skin Care, Oral care, Hair Care, Personal care, Anti Obesity and overall life style management industries.
Modern scientists have confirmed some of the benefits of alfalfa. It has been used to treat anemia, which is likely due to its iron content. It may be beneficial for preventing some of the damage from diabetes and high blood sugar levels, because of its antioxidant and phyto-nutrient content. It has also been used to treat bladder disorders and as an estrogen replacement, to increase breast milk and reduce pre-menstrual syndrome. Alfalfa grass is a known phyto-estrogen, compounds produced by plants that act like the hormone in the human body.
Product Price :Get Latest PriceBillberry , one of the low growing shrubby perennial in the forests of Europe and Northern United States. They can be grown in acidic conditions and are closely related with blueberries. Its branches contain alternating, elliptical, bright green leaves, and its flowers, which appear from April to June, are reddish or pink, and bell-shaped. The fruit of the bilberry plant is blue-black or purple and differs from the American blueberry in that the meat of the fruit is purple, rather than cream or white.
Leaves and Fruits of billberry are used in the process of extracting the active ingredient (tannins) of the billberries. This herb is used for diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, glaucoma, cataract, capillary fragility, varicose veins, hemorrhoids, and mild diarrhea Its use has been documented for treating bladder stones, biliary disorders, scurvy, coughs, and lung tuberculosis. More recently, bilberry fruit extracts have been used for the treatment of diarrhea, dysentery, and mouth and throat inflammations. Bilberry leaf decoctions have been used to lower blood sugar in diabetes. Several active constituents have been isolated from the berries and leaves of the bilberry plant, including anthocyanoside flavonoids (anthocyanins), vitamins, sugars, and pectins, which are found in the berries, and quercetin, catechins, tannins, iridoids, and acids, which are found in the leaves. The anthocyanosides are considered the most important of the pharmacologically active components.
Billberry is a good anti-diabetic, anti-coagulant and anti-platelet agent.
Product Price :Get Latest PriceBlack Cohosh/Kohosh known as both (Actaea racemosa and Cimicifuga racemosa), a member of buttercup family is a perennial growing in the woodlands of Ontario, Georgia, Arkansas and Wisconsin. Compound leaves of Cohosh are tall enough to reach a height of 3ft from the rhizome. Roots and Rhizomes of cohosh have been used as medications by native Americans. In the 1800's, physicians discovered the medicinal value of Black Kohosh and started including it in various remedies for fevers and arthritis.
Black Kohosh Extract
Preparations of Black Cohosh are made from roots and rhizomes of the plant using ethyl/iso-propyl alcohol.26-deoxyacetin is one of the active ingredient in the cohosh extract. Black Kohosh is used in Europe as a remedy for menstrual cramps, and also for relief of menopausal symptoms. Black Kohosh is valuable for many different health problems. This herb is used for different purposes, but is best known for its use as an herbal supplement to decrease the side effects of menopause. Black kohosh extract assist in reducing cramps, muscular pain and helps to promote general pain relief. The extract consists of fresh black cohosh root, kava kava root, and jamaican dogwood bark, and organic ginger root.
Some of the noted properties of cohosh include anti-inflammatory, Analgesic .
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