white willow bark extract Salicin

    • Sample:5-10g Sample For free
    • CAS No:138-52-3
    • Shelf Life: 2 years
    • Appearance :Colorless crystal or white powder
    • Test Method :HPLC
    • Used part :white willow bark
    • Category Name: Herb Extracts

Salicin extract Product Description

Salicin is an organic substance with the chemical formula C13H18O7, colorless crystal or white powder, soluble in water, easily soluble in boiling water, insoluble in ethanol (1:90), insoluble in ether or chloroform, but soluble in It is hygroscopic in alkaline solution, pyridine or glacial acetic acid. It is widely found in the bark and leaves of a variety of Salix and Poplar plants, for example, the bark of the willow salicylic acid can reach 30%

Salicin extract Specification

PRODUCT NAME white willow bark extract Salicin
CAS No 138-52-3
appearance Colorless crystal or white powder
Test Method HPLC
Molecular formula C13H18O7

Salicin extract Function

  • Antipyretic
  • Analgesic and anti-inflammatory
  • Anti-rheumatic
  • Bitterness, stomachic and local anesthesia
  • It can also be used as a biochemical reagent
  • Treats Fever, Cold and Infection
  • Relieves Arthritis Pain and Low Back Pain

How does salicin reduce inflammation?

Similar extract to acetylsalicylic, salicylic acid reduces the production of certain prostaglandins (hormone-like substances that control your immune system and fight joint inflammation) in your nerves, and this eases pain and discomfort.

How does salicin extract relieve pain?

The salicin inside willow bark works the same way as aspirin, by reducing inflammation and pain as it enters your bloodstream. Because of the anti-inflammatory properties of willow bark, it may be especially effective in combatting joint pain as well.

What salicin  extract contains?

Willow bark contains an ingredient called salicin, which your body makes into another chemical substance called salicylic acid.

What is willow bark extract used for?

Willow bark acts a lot like aspirin, so it is used for pain, including headache, muscle or joint pain, menstrual cramps, rheumatoid arthritis (RA), osteoarthritis, gout, and a disease of the spine called ankylosing spondylitis. Willow bark’s pain relieving potential has been recognized throughout history.

What are the effects of salicin on the body?

In combination with the herb’s powerful anti-inflammatory plant compounds (called flavonoids), salicin is thought to be responsible for the pain-relieving and anti-inflammatory effects of the herb. In fact, in the 1800s, salicin was used to develop aspirin.

What is salicin extract used for?

Willow bark contains a chemical called salicin, which is similar to aspirin. It has pain and fever reducing effects in the body. People commonly use willow bark for back pain, osteoarthritis, fever, flu, muscle pain, and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support most of these uses.

Is salicin extract an aspirin?

The major active ingredient of willow bark, salicin, was the original source of aspirin. It appears to inhibit the cyclooxygenase-2 pathway. Other components of willow bark may have other antiinflammatory properties.


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