Aescine Powder Horse Chestnut Extract
Horse Chestnut powder is derived from aesculus hippocastanum, a species of flowering plant capable of growing up to 118 ft. high. The seeds, bark, leaves and flowers are all used for a number of benefits. This product is standardized to contain 20% aescins, saponins containing anti-inflammatory and vasoprotective properties.
What is Aescin Powder?
Aescin Powder is the main active ingredients of Horse chestnut extract with Latin name as aesculus hippocastanum, according to Wikipedia, is derived from the seeds of buckeye tree (horse chestnut tree). In traditional herbal practice, the seeds of horse chestnut have been used as folk remedies mainly for varicose veins and hemorrhoids for decades. German research of Aescin Powder began in the 1960s and ultimately led to the approval of a Aescin Powderextract for vein diseases of the legs, making Aescin Powder the third most common single-herb product sold in Germany, after ginkgo and St. John’s wort.
Specification of Aescin Powder
Product Name: Aescin Powder
Botanical Name: Aesculus hippocastanum
Appearance: Brown Yellow Fine Powder
Standardized Extract Powder: 10-20% Aescin
Storage: Store in sealed containers at cool & dry place. Protect from light, moisture and pest infestation.
Shelf life: 2 years when properly stored.
Packing: 1kg/bag, 5kg/bag, 25KG/Drum, or as your requirements.
Payment terms: T/T in advance, Western Union, Paypal, etc.
Leading time: Usually, 3-5 working days after your payment confirmed
Good Benefits of Aescin Powder
Aescin Powder might slow blood clotting, increasing the risk of bruising and bleeding in people taking aspirin, ibuprofen, coumadin or other drugs that slow clotting.
Aescin Powder may slow the process by which the body eliminates lithium, a drug used to treat the manic side of bipolar disorder. This effect could lead to serious side effects.
Aescin Powder may lower blood sugar, which could amplify the effects of drugs that lower blood sugar in people with diabetes.
Because Aescin Powder can lower blood sugar, use it with caution if you have diabetes and are taking drugs to lower blood sugar (watch for signs of low blood sugar and monitor your blood sugar carefully). The safety of using horse chestnut for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding hasn’t been established.
Aescin Powder has been widely used in Germany for decades, and in all that time, there have been no reports of serious harmful effects from properly prepared products.
Dosage of Aescin Powder
The recommended dosage for treatment of varicose veins or CVI is 100-150 mg aescin per day; look for horse chestnut seed extracts Aescin Powder that will provide this in two to three doses.
Child dosage: The safety of Aescin Powder in children has not been established.