What ingredients does ginseng extract contain?
Ginseng extract includes root, stem, and leaf extracts. Total ginseng saponins are made from these extracts, which are rich in 18 kinds of ginseng monomer saponins, soluble in water at 80°C, and easily soluble in ethanol. Mainly used for coronary heart disease, angina pectoris, arrhythmia, blood pressure disorders, neurasthenia, menopausal syndrome, excessive fatigue, postoperative physical weakness, and other symptoms.
Taking ginseng extract for a long time can prolong life, enhance physical strength, treat cancer patients with immunosuppression caused by radiotherapy and chemotherapy, and have anti-cold and heat stress effects. At the same time, it has the functions of enhancing the vitality of human surface cells and inhibiting aging.
The experimental results show that ginsenosides can significantly inhibit the formation of lipid peroxides in the brain and liver, reduce the content of lipofuscin in the cerebral cortex and liver, and also increase the content of superoxide dismutase and catalase in the blood. , has an antioxidant effect.
In addition, some monomeric saponins in ginsenosides, such as rb1, rb2, rd, rc, re, rg1, rg2, rh1, etc., can reduce the content of free radicals in the body to varying degrees. Ginsenosides can delay the aging of nerve cells and reduce memory damage in the elderly, and can stabilize the membrane structure, and increase protein synthesis, which can improve the memory ability of the elderly.