Latin Name: Common Cnidium Part Used: Fruits Specification: Osthole 4:1, 5:1, 10:1 Appearance: yellowish green solid
Latin Name: Common Cnidium
Part Used: Fruits
Specification: Osthole 4:1, 5:1, 10:1
Appearance: yellowish green fine powder
CAS NO.: 484-12-8
Test Method: HPLC
Molecular Formula: C15H16O3
Molecular Weight: 244.29
Cnidium is a plant that is native to China, but also found in the US. The fruit, seed, and other plant parts are used as medicine. It is applied directly to the acute exudative skin for itchiness, rashes, eczema, and ringworm.
The Function and Application:
1. For increasing sexual performance and sex drive, and for treating erectile dysfunction(ED)
2. For decreasing infertility rate, promoting bodybuilding, preventing cancer and osteoporosis, fungal and bacterial infections.
3. For anti-trichomonas, which is a great effect for common gynecological diseases of women
Cnidium has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine as a common ingredient in Chinese lotions, creams, and ointments.