|Flax Lignan Extract|
|Flax Lignans;Seco-isolariciresinol diglucoside|
|Brown Yellow Fine Powder|
Part of Used
|USP or EP|
Lignans are compounds found in a variety of plant materials including flaxseed, pumpkin seed, sesame seed, soybean, broccoli, and some berries. The major lignan in flaxseed is called secoisolariciresinol diglucoside (SDG).Flaxseed extract SDG has weak estrogenic activity, when intake as food it will be trasfer to flax ligan which have same structure with estrogens.The level of SDG in flaxseed typically varies between 0.6% and 1.8%. SDG powder can reduce the blood lipid, cholesterin and triglyceride, it can also prevent for apoplexy, hyperension, blood clots, arteriosclerosis and arrhythmia. In addition, flax seed extract powder SDG is benificial for diabetes and CHD.
1.Studies have shown the prevention role of Faxseed lignan SDG against some cancers (breast, lung and colon) as a result of its strong anti-proliferative, antioxidant, anti-oestrogenic and/or anti-angiogenic activity.
2.Faxseed SDG has a therapeutic role in animal and human lupus nephritis.
3.Flax lignan SDG may be associated with the least increase in peripheral resistance as result the greatest reduction in plasma cortisol and the smallest increase in plasma fibrinogen measured during mental stress.
4.Flaxseed lignan SDG can appreciably improve lower urinary tract symptoms in benign prostatic hyperplasia subjects.
1. Applied in pharmaceutical field, flax lignans is used to preventing cancer and diabetes mellitus
2. Applied in cosmetics field, flax lignans owns the effect of whitening, dispelling spot, anti-wrinkle, activating skin cells, making skin more tender and firm.
3. Applied in women health product, flax lignans is often used in relieving menopause discomfort