Pomegranate Peel Bark Extract
Product Name]: Pomegranate Bark Extract Powder/Ellagic Acid
[Botanical Source]: Punica granatum L.
[Part Used]: Peel and seed
Ellagic Acid: 40%, 50%, 90% (HPLC)
Polyphenols: 40%, (UV)
Punicalagins: 20%, 30%, 40%, (HPLC)
[Appearance]: Brown grey fine powder
Ellagic acid: C14H6O8;
Ellagic acid: 476-66-4;
|Specification of Pomegranate Extract|
|Botanical Source:||Punica granatum.L|
90%Ellagic Acid(Tested by HPLC)
|Appearance||Grey Fine Powder|
|Flavor & Odor||Characteristic|
|Particle size||100% pass 80 mesh|
|Loss on Drying||≤5.0%|
|Total microbacterial count||≤1000cfu/g|
|Yeast & Mold||≤100cfu/g|
Ellagic Acid, the active ingredient extracted from Punica granatum L., has the following functions:
1) Anti-cancer and anti-mutation. It has been proved to be an effective anti-carcinogen upon carcinoma of rectum and colon, esophageal carcinoma, liver cancer, lung cancer, carcinoma of tongue and skin.
2)Restrain to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and many kinds of microbe and virus.
3) Antioxidant, coagulant, descenting blood pressure and sedation.
4) Treat kinds of symptoms caused by high blood sugar, hypertension.
5) Resist to atherosclerosis and tumour.
6) Resist to antioxidance, senescence inhibition and skin whitening.
(1)Applied in pharmaceutical field, it is usually made into capsule to prevent cancer, lower blood pressure and resist oxidation.
(2)Applied in food field, it is usually used as food antioxidants.
(3)Applied in cosmetic field, it mainly used in whitening, dispeling spot, anti-wrinkle and delaying skin aging.
In the most significant clinical studies to date, a daily dose of 78 mg of punicalagins yielded such remarkable benefits as reversing atherosclerosis, reducing high blood pressure, and preventing the adverse cardiovascular consequences of diabetes. Moreover, an important clinical study demonstrated that 280-375 mg of punicalagins per day halted the progression of prostate cancer in men who had failed conventional therapy.26 Life Extension thus recommends 78 mg of punicalagins per day for cardiovascular protection, and 280-375 mg of punicalagins daily to promote prostate health.
pomegranate bark extract powder should not be used by pregnant and nursing women, and overuse (many times the recommended dosage) may cause cramps, vomiting and diarrhea. Pomegranate fruit should not be taken if you have diarrhea, and in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), Pomegranate fruit should not be taken with oil or fats when used to treat parasite infections. Some people who are allergic to Pomegranate are also allergic to other fruits, pollen or nuts.