【Product Name】Ashwagandha Extract,Ashwagandha P.E., Withania somnifera, India Ginseng Extract
【Latin Name】 Withania somnifera
【Appearance】Brown yellow fine powder
Description Of Ashwagandha Extract
Withania Somnifera Herb Extract/Ashwagandha or Indian Ginseng is one of the big crop species of Ayurvedic medicine & is widely employed as a pain-killer and tranquilizing narcotic, traditionally considered safe enough even for use with children.
The extract is derived form the roots of Withania somnifera belonging to family Solanaceae. It is commonly known as Ashwagandha which indicates the equine (of horses) odor of the plant. Its main use, as described in Ayurvedic literature, is as a “rasayana” or rejuvenating drug and hence also traditionally known as Avarada which suggests the application of this plant for enhancing longevity. Withania somnifera is one of the best known and most researched Ayurvedic herbs and holds a place in the Ayurvedic traditions similar to Ginseng in Chinese therapies. For that reason, Withania somnifera has been often referred to as the “Indian Ginseng”.
Withania somnifera is used in several indigenous drug preparations for maintaining health as well as treatment of several disease conditions. Its main use is as an immunomodulator and as an antistress. Withania contains number of phytoconstituents, withanolides as the major constituent.
Function Of Ashwagandha Extract
1.Ashwaghanda extract can treat different diseases like inflammation, arthritis, stress and anxiety, and even mental disorder;
2.Improves the white blood cell in the body in a way that it increases the phagocytosis or the process of removing dead cells;
3.Enhances the results of radiation and chemotherapy;
4.Regulates the nerve signals and makes sure that it is balanced;
5.A great source of energy and develops stamina by managing the process of metabolism;
6.Best source for antioxidants and hormonal forerunners;
7.Maintains necessary bodily functions;
8.Protects the immunity cells that are subjected to chemicals that may prevent the cells to work properly.
Application Of Ashwagandha Extract
1. Applied in food field, it is mainly used as food additives for colorant and health care.
2. Applied in cosmetic field, it is mainly used to whitening, anti-wrinkle and UV protection.
3. Applied in pharmaceutical field, it is made into capsules to prevent cancer.
【Storage】Store in tight, light-resistant containers, avoid exposure to direct sunlight, moisture and excessive heat.