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Contact: Aaron Yang
Company: Bettering Biotech Co., Ltd.
No. 3 Beishapo St.
Xi'an 710048
Phone: 008617392957286
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Date/Time:  6/13/18 7:45 GMT

Bettering Biotech Factory Supply Epimedium Extract Icariin

1. Sources and Habitat

Epimedium, also known as Horny Goat Weed, or Yin Yang Huo, is a genus of about 60
or more species of herbaceous flowering plants in the family Berberidaceae. The
large majority are endemic to southern China, with further outposts in Europe, and
central, southern and eastern Asia. Usually make the Epimedium brevicornum and
Epimedium sagittatum as the raw material because of their high quality.

2. Descriptions and Specifications of Product

Specification: 10%-98% Icariin Test by HPLC

Molecular Formula: C33H40O5

Molecular Mass: 676.662

CAS No.: 489-32-7

Constitutional Formula:


3. Indicatons and Uses

It is invigorative, tonic and anti-rheumatism.

It stimulates the production of androgen (sexual) hormones with no found effect on

It has been applied to men suffering from impotence and low sperm count. And has
been consumed by women who suffer from a decreased sexual motivation.

4. Safety Concerns

High dosages of Horny Goat Weed may cause side effects in some people, which would
include rapid heart beat, restlessness, and insomnia. Do not take Horny Goat Weed
if you are taking heart medicines.

5. Dosage Information

The suggested dosage is 3-9 gram in water extracting form according to Chinese
Pharmacopoeia, 2005 edition. The suggested dosage for other forms of preparation
are not available, but high dosage of up to 30 gram a day (80% concentrate water
extracts and 20% powder form) was seen in a clinical study of 1000 cases of Chronic
bronchitis treatment, the study shows a 74.6% effective rate without report of
adverse effects. However, it is strongly suggested that when use alone, any dosage
that is over 9 gram in water extract form or over 3 gram in powder pill form should
be applied in a closely administered environment.

Minimum Order: 1 kilograms

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