Cactus Botanics Introduces Flavones from Bamboo Leaves

Cactus Botanics' Bamboo Leaves Dry Extract, manufactured through the process of water-ethanol extraction, membrane filtration chromatography, vacuum concentration and spray drying, is now available.

Cactus Botanics has determined that the major components of its Bamboo Leaves Extract are flavonoids, lactones and phenolic acids, with the flavonoids being mainly flavone glycosides, including orientin, homoorientin, isovitexin, vitexin. The lactones in the extract are mainly hydroxyl coumarin and its derivatives. The phenolic acids are mainly derivatives of cinnamic acid including chlorogenic acid, caffeic acid and ferulic acid.

The Bamboo Leaves Extract is intended to be used in dietary supplements applications in capsule form. Because of its water solubility, it can also be used in other nutraceutical products such as milk powder and nutraceutical beverages. It has also been added to regular foods such as rice and noodle to increase nutrition values.

Furthermore, it has potential application as a natural skin care ingredient.

For detailed information of this product, visit our website: or contact us at [email protected].

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