Views: 5 Author: Site Editor Publish Time: 2022-10-11 Origin: Site
Epimedium is a commonly used Chinese traditional medicine with high medicinal value. It is a perennial herb with a plant height of 20-60cm. Its rhizome is short and thick, lignified, dark brown, and its stem is upright, ribbed, hairless, and usually without basic leaves. It is distributed in Jilin, Liaoning, Shandong, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Hunan and other places. It is born in hillsides, undergrowth and grass clusters, and likes overcast and humid areas.
Herba epimedii extract is processed from the dried stems and leaves of Herba epimedii, with many specifications, and icariin or total flavonoids are usually used as standardized indicators
1. Immune system
Epimedium polysaccharide can enhance the immune function of the body, and can enhance and maintain the normal adrenal cortex function and immune function.
2. Anti aging
Epimedium affects the aging mechanism from different aspects, which can delay the aging process and prevent the occurrence of senile diseases. For example, it can affect cell passage, prolong the growth period, regulate the immune and secretion system, and improve the metabolism and functions of various organs.
The extract of Epimedium can reduce the resistance of cerebral vessels, protect the myocardial ischemia caused by pituitrin, and provide scientific basis for the treatment of coronary heart disease and angina pectoris.
4. Effect on blood
Epimedium polysaccharide can inhibit platelet aggregation and thrombosis; It can also promote the differentiation and proliferation of a variety of blood cells and promote hematopoietic function.
5. Promote metabolism
6. Anti osteoporosis
Experiments have proved that Epimedium can promote the synthesis of bone marrow cell DNA, and has the effect of "bone tonic", which has a good effect on the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis.
7. Effect on sexual function
Epimedium can enhance the secretion function of hypothalamus pituitary gonad axis, adrenal cortex axis, thymus axis and other endocrine systems
Herba Epimedii is dry and intense, and people with yin deficiency and fire hyperactivity, hypertension, blood heat population, and internal heat patients are not suitable for taking Herba Epimedii, and those who are full of exogenous pathogens should not take Herba Epimedii.
Although Herba Epimedii can improve some diseases, its side effects are still obvious. People who want to eat it must take it under the guidance of professional doctors to avoid adverse effects due to side effects.