Gynostemma Pentaphyllum Extract as Raw Material of Anti-hyperlipidemia

Gynostemma pentaphyllum extract, a raw material of traditional Chinese hypolipidemic, is derived from the dry whole herb ethanol extract of cucurbitaceae plant gynostemma pentaphyllum. Gynostemma pentaphyllum is mainly distributed in Shaanxi, Gansu, Hunan, Hubei, Yunnan, Guangxi and other regions of China. The scholars and experts who study gynostemma pentaphyllum extract consider that gynostemma pentaphyllum has excellent nutritional value and conditioning effect and it should be used and promoted.

The production process of gynostemma pentaphyllum extract:

Adopting the dry whole herb of gynostemma pentaphyllum, selecting and washing, cutting into sections with length of 2 to 4 cm, adding ethanol and reflux extraction for 3 times, filtering and merging the filter liquor, adsorbing and purifying through D101 macroporous resin and LSI-010 desalted resin, recycling the ethanol, condensing into extract, depressing and drying at temperature of 70 centigrade, smashing, sieving, packing, sealing, then gynostemma pentaphyllum extract is obtained.

Gynostemma pentaphyllum, the raw material of gynostemma pentaphyllum extract, has two types of taste, bitter and sweet. The active ingredient of both is gypenoside.

Gypenoside is the main functional components of gynostemma pentaphyllum. Its content is an important index to evaluate the quality of gynostemma pentaphyllum. Gypenoside has a basic skeleton similar to ginsenoside and both have the approximate biological activity and effect. The content of gypenoside will be different due to varieties and environmental factors. We adopt the raw material of gynostemma pentaphyllum extract from the Qinba Mountain Areas of China with the academically recognized highest content of gynostemma pentaphyllum.

Difference between sweet gynostemma pentaphyllum and bitter gynostemma pentaphyllum

Sweet gynostemma pentaphyllum with five leaves has good taste while not obvious health effect. And bitter gynostemma pentaphyllum with seven leaves has poor taste while very high active ingredient. Bitter gynostemma pentaphyllum has higher gypenoside content than sweet one. Therefore, gynostemma pentaphyllum extract is from gynostemma pentaphyllum with five leaves. Once open the package, you will feel the bitter taste.

The effect of gynostemma pentaphyllum extract:

1)Lowering blood pressure and blood fact, preventing and treating cardiovascular diseases.

Gynostemma pentaphyllum extract has the significant reduction in blood viscosity and the adjustment of blood pressure function while preventing micro thrombosis and increasing the tolerance of myocardial cells to hypoxia, protecting the myocardium. As gynostemma pentaphyllum extract will not affect the cerebrovascular blood flow while lowering blood pressure, it is very useful for patients suffering from high blood pressure, cardiovascular spasmodic disease and heart insufficiency.

In addition, gynostemma pentaphyllum will remarkably reduce holesterol (TCH), triglyceride (TG) and low density lipoprotein (LDL), elevate high density lipoprotein (HDL), protect the vessel wall, prevent lipid deposition in the blood vessel wall and arteriosclerosis.

Gynostemma pentaphyllum can achieve the purpose of lowering blood fat by regulate the fatty acids, the waster generated after decomposition of oxygen in the body.

2) Improving immunity, regulating the body’s physiological function.

Mangy ingredients of gynostemma pentaphyllum and ginseng are the same. Therefore, there is a saying, “Gynostemma pentaphyllum in North China, ginseng in South China”. They both can enhance immunity. And gynostemma pentaphyllum has more moderate drug properties. For physically weak people, they will not adapt to the strong effect of ginseng, while gynostemma pentaphyllum will not confront this problem.

3) Relieving cough and eliminating sputum

Gynostemma pentaphyllum also has the effect of clearing heat and removing toxicity as well as relieving cough and eliminating sputum. It is clinically used mainly for chronic bronchitis.

4) Anti-cancer and anti-tumor effect

Gynostemma pentaphyllum has the inhibitory effect of the proliferation of cancer cells such as liver cancer, lung cancer, uterine cancer and melanoma sarcoma.

5) Anti-aging

Gynostemma pentaphyllum can inhibit the forming of aging substance in the human body, lipofuscin formation, prolonging cell life and delaying aging.

The application of gynostemma pentaphyllum extract

The gynostemma pentaphyllum extract is used as the raw material of medicine and health drinks for lowering blood fat and curing cardiovascular diseases, such as health wine, oral liquid, and condensed juice etc.

Our requirements for gynostemma pentaphyllum extract:

Project Requirements

Color Yellowish white or pale yellow.

Smell Light smell, bitter in taste, no peculiar smell.

Trait Dry and uniform powder.

Impurity No visible exogenous impurity to the naked eyes

Xi’an Pincredit Bio-tech Co.,Ltd produces gynostemma pentaphyllum extract with the specification of gypenoside 80%, 98% and 10: 1. Our gynostemma pentaphyllum extract has accurate gypenoside content and authentic taste. As one the most reliable suppliers of gynostemma pentaphyllum extract, our company has been committing to the deep development of gynostemma pentaphyllum. Welcome to have your consultation.