What Is Hawthorn Extract ?
Hawthorn (Crataegus species), is part of a genus of spiny shrubs
and trees native to temperate regions in the Northern Hemisphere in
Europe, Asia, and North America.
Hawthorn is the oldest known medicinal plant in medicine. Hawthorn
extract is widely used for the early stages of heart disease and is
endorsed, it can promote the health of the circulatory system and
has been found useful in treating angina, high blood pressure,
congestive heart failure and cardiac arrhythmia. Hawthorn fruit
extract has been found to strengthen the heart and stabilise it
Major Components: Hawthorn Flavone, Maslinic acid
Part Used: Fruit
Specifications: 10%－80%, 10:1
Assay Method: UV
Herb Source: Crataegus pinnatifida Bge. Hawthorn
Brief: Brown powder
Molecular Formula: C30H48O4
Molecular Weight: 472.7
Cardiac function: Hawthorn extract have increased muscle
contraction, increased cardiac output, heart rate slows down the
role ofOn coronary blood flow and myocardial oxygen consumption in
Action: hawthorn extract and the total flavonoids have increased
coronary blood flow, reducing myocardial oxygen consumption and the
role of myocardial oxygen utilizationOn myocardial nutritional
blood flow: Hawthorn on myocardial nutritional blood flow increase
in a certain role, Hawthorn effect on myocardial nutritional blood
flow, coronary vascular bed may be expanded to improve on the
coronary circulationHawthorn extract can prevent or reduce tooth
from the isoproterenol effect of myocardial ischemia or necrosis;
antihypertensive effect: ethanol extract of hawthorn have a more
long-lasting antihypertensive effect; hypolipidemic effect:
Hawthorn extract parts of different animals caused by the different
all kinds of fat have a more positive model of lipid-lowering
effect, may engage in high fat diet induced antagonist of serum
cholesterol and triglyceride levels increased.
Functions of Hawthorn Extract with Hawthorn Flavone
1. Hawthorn extract can improve the tolerability of myocardium to
hypoxia and act against cardiac infarct like propanolol.
2. Hawthorn berry extract is used for dilating coronary artery and
improving the vitality of myocardium.
3. Hawthorn extract decrease blood lipids, blood pressure and the
cerebral vascular resistance.
4. Hawthorn extract against arrhythmia, especially atrial or
ventricular premature beats, but have no effect on effect on atrial
5. Hawthorn fruit extract can significantly suppress the platelet
aggregation induced by collagen.
Applications of Hawthorn Extract with Hawthorn Flavonoids
1. Applied in food field, hawthorn extract is mainly used as a
functional food additives, added into a various of food;
2. In health food field, hawthorn extract can be used in health
product as a wide range of raw materials;
3. For pharmaceutical field, hawthorn extract is used.
Package & Storage
1. 25kgs/drum, inner by double plastic bag, 1~20kg by aluminum foil
2. Stored in a cool & dry well-closed container, keep away from
moisture and strong light/heat.