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Gromwell Root extract , shikonin CAS NO. 517-89-5, Lithospermum extract


Gromwell Root extract , shikonin CAS NO. 517-89-5, Lithospermum extract

Gromwell Root extract 

Latin name: Lithospermum erythrorhizon 

Part used: Root

Specification: shikonin20-98%

Test Method:UV

Cas No. :517-89-5      

Molecular Formula: C16H16O5 

Molecular Weight:288.3   

Appearance: yellow-brown fine powder

Major Functions:

1.Antibacteerial,antiviral activity,cardiovascular system;

2.Anti-fertility effect;Antipyretic effect;

3.Anti-tumor effects;

4.Stop bleeding,promote coagulation

5.Effects on the gastrointestinal smooth muscle;

6.Hypoglycemic effect;

7.Liver Protection;

8.Anti-allergy effect

9.Acne treatment


1. Pharmaceutical as capsules or pills;

2. Functional food as capsules or pills; 

3. Health products as capsules or pills. 

clinical application for the treatment of acute and chronic hepatitis, cirrhosis (ascites). Dermatology for the treatment of flat warts, psoriasis, topical application of treatment of burns and promote wound healing. Eye drops for the treatment of herpes simplex keratitis, epithelial dendritic and superficial plexus dendritic keratitis have a certain effect. Oil for the treatment of infant dermatitis, eczema, vaginitis, cervicitis and so on. Toothpaste containing this product can prevent tooth caries and gingivitis. Can also be used for drugs, cosmetics and food coloring agent.