Echinacea extract

Latin Name: Echinacea purpurea (Linn.) Moench
Part Used: dried roots with, or aerial parts
Specification: see detailed description
Grade:Botanical medicine/Supplement Products& Cosmetics &Food &Beverage
Package:1kg/Bag, 25kg/Drum

Product Details

Echinacea Extract

Basic information:Echinacea extract

Latin Name: Echinacea purpurea (Linn.) Moench     Echinacea Purpurea Extract

Part Used: dried  roots  with, or aerial parts

Appearance: Brownish yellow to Greenish yellow fine powder

CAS NO.: NA, 70831-56-0; 82854-37-3

Test Method:  UV or  HPLC

Molecular Weight: NA, 474.3711, 786.72

Molecular Formula: caftaric acid -C13H12O9, chicoric acid- C22H18O12 , chlorogenic acid- C16H18O9

Echinacea extract Specification: 

4% Cichoric acid (HPLC)                                  

2% Cichoric acid (HPLC)                            

4% Polyphenol (HPLC)  -- (caftaric acid +chlorogenic acid +cichoric acid)  

7% Polyphenol (UV) +2% Cichoric acid (HPLC)             

4% Polyphenol (UV) +1% Cichoric acid (HPLC)          

4% Polyphenol (UV)                                

7% Polyphenol (UV)                                 

2% Echinacoside (HPLC)                                  

4% Echinacoside (HPLC)

Packing Density 

ECHINACEA exctract for pharmaceutical preference with test based on latest product.

1)4% polyphonel 

loose density -- 0.44g/ml

vibrating density --0.715g/ml

2) 1.5 choric acid for 20mesh granulation

sample 1

loose density -- 0.58g/ml

vibrating density --0.68g/ml

sample 2

loose density -- 0.56g/ml

vibrating density --0.69g/ml

About Echinacea Purpurea:

This is a native plant of North America. It had been planted over the world. 

It is a kind of herbal medicine which is mainly used in the treatment of diseases such as colds, cough and upper respiratory tract infection.

Echinacea is widely used in the United States and Europe, it is generally considered could enhance the immunological function, because it containing a variety of active ingredients, so it can stimulate the human white blood cells and other immune cell activity, and improve the body's own immune system.

Echinacea Extract Function and Application:

1.Anti-inflammatory, Prevention and treatment of respiratory tract infections.

2.Immune regulation and immune promotion function.

3.Treatment of trauma, ulcer inflammation and other skin diseases.


 The extract is used in the capsule, tablets,syrup,or tincture.