Pygeum africanum is a large evergreen tree found in central and southern Africa. The extracts from the pygeum bark contain several compounds thought to be helpful in prostate health. Pygeum extracts have been used for more than 40 years in France, Germany, and Austria for patients suffering with prostate enlargement. Benign prostatic hyperplasia,a nonmalignant enlargement of the prostate that occurs in most men over 60, can lead to urinary frequency and nocturia. Frequent interruption of sleep leads to daytime tiredness.
Product Name: Pygeum Africanum Extract
Part Used: Bark
Test Method: TLC
Appearance: Light Brown fine powder
Application: Pharmaceutical, health care products
Shelf Life: 24(month)
Extract solvent: Grain alcohol/Water
Shelf life: Two years under well storage situation
1. It can inhibit benign prostatic hypertrophy and cancer of the prostate.
2. It has the function of restoring the secretory activity of prostate epithelium.
3. It also can be used for incontinence, urine retention, polyuria or frequent urination, dysuria.
4. It can clear bladder neck urethral obstruction, significantly improve urologic symptoms and flow measures.
A major emerging application linked to the discovery of the hypo-cholesterolemia effect of phytosterols.
A presence of phytosterols in cosmetic compositions for more than 20 years. A more recent trend for the development of phytosterols as specific cosmetic actives.
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Pharmaceutical Raw Material:
An application developed in the 1970s, based on the shift from saponins to phytosterols as bulk materials for steroid synthesis with initial work focused on chemically degraded stigmasterols and more recent developments concerning other phytosterols degraded by fermentation.
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