|Company Name||Yichun Green Pharmaceutical Group Co.,Ltd.|
|Country/Region:||Hei Long jiang - China|
|Last Online:||31 Oct, 2017|
Skullcap is a name that refers to any of the dozens of species (Scutellaria ) of the mint family Lamiaceae.Chinese skullcap (Scutellaria baicalensis ) is a related species. The species Scutellaria baicalensis Georgi is native to eastern Asia, and the skinless yellow root of this plant is used in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). Its Chinese name is huang qin. Chinese skullcap is sometimes called baikal, baical skullcap root, scute, and scutellaria. In traditional Chinese medicine, skullcap (Scutellaria baicalensis ) is prescribed for irritability, dysentery, diarrhea, infections accompanied by fever, hay fever , urinary tract infections, gout, jaundice , potential miscarriages, nosebleed, abdominal pain , and redness in the eyes or face. The herb is used for hepatitis and has been said to improve liver function. The root of baical skullcap is also given in formulas together with other herbs for vaginal bleeding, blood in the stool, and coughing or vomiting blood. Chinese skullcap is frequently among the ingredients in herbal compounds used for disorders involving high cholesterol and triglycerides levels, high blood pressure, allergic diseases, and inflammatory skin conditions.
Skullcap is a member of the lamiaceae (mint) family and native to China. Its Chinese name is Huang Qin and it is sometimes referred to as Baical Skullcap, or Scute. It is very bitter and has a cold energetic nature. In traditional Chinese Medicine this plant was used (almost always in combination with other plants or foods), to clear heat, dry damp, drain fire, and resolve toxins (it is used to support normal immune function). The roots are the preferred part and are collected in the spring and autumn with the outer cork and rootlets removed. This plant is very chemically complex and is full of antioxidants known as flavones. The flavones of particular interest are Baicalin and Baicalein. These antioxidants appear to downregulate the effects of oxidative stress on various tissues in the body including the liver. It also supports the body in having a healthy inflammatory response and promotes normal cellular growth.
|Solubility overview||Soluble in DMSO and in ethanol|
|Test Method||USP/ Ph. Eur/ JP and others required|
|Package||25kg fiber drum lined with two plastic bags or as request.|
|Storage instructions||Store under desiccating conditions. Keep in well-closed container and away from direct sunlight.|
|Shelf life||2 years with proper storage method|