Sophora Flavescens Root Extract
Active Ingredient:Matrine 98%/oxymatrine 98%
Appearance:White Crystal Powder
Sophora Root contains about a dozen alkaloids, with matrine and oxymatrine being by far the highest,
together comprising about 2% of the dried root stock (most of it in the form of oxymatrine), followed by closely related alkaloids: mainly sophocarpine,
but also minute amounts of sophoranol, sophoramine, sophoridine, allomatrine, isomatrine, and others.
These alkaloids were first reported as constituents of kushen in a series of publications from 1958-1978.An overview of recent research on the pharmacology and
clinical applications of the sophora alkaloids is presented below. In general, the dosage of the sophora alkaloids administered clinically is in the range of 400-600 mg per day.
1. Applied in agriculture field, matrine can kill the pests.
Matrine is a natural plant-based pesticides, low toxicity for human and livestock, which is a broad spectrum insecticide with tag and stomach poison.
It has a obvious control treatment effect on all kinds of crops NianChong, caterpillar, aphids, starscream.
2. Applied in pharmaceutical field, matrine is used for dispel heat, dry dampness, expel wind,
and eliminate intestinal parasites, at the same time it also used to anti-bacteria, anti-inflammatory and anti-tumors.