Matrine – Powder, 10g
Matrine is considered to reduce the expression of inflammatory mediators COX-2, TNF-α, IL-6 and ICAM-1, among other targets. This combination of targets makes it a potentially promising molecule.
Matrine is a naturally-occurring alkaloid found in the Sophora flavescens herb. This herb has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine for centuries and is believed to contain a variety of health benefits. Matrine is a κ-opioid and μ-opioid receptor agonist and it also may inhibit NF-κB.
What is Matrine?
Matrine is a naturally occurring alkaloid found in plants from the genus Sophora. It has been used in traditional asian medicine for centuries due to its variety of pharmacological effects and is considered to contain an array of health benefits. Matrine is a κ-opioid and μ-opioid receptor agonist and it also may inhibit NF-κB.
Matrine Benefits and Uses
Studies have shown that Matrine may have the following benefits:
- May exhibit antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects
- May act as a neuroprotective
- Supports liver health
- Supports pain management
Additional Information on Matrine
Sophora falvescens (Ku shen) contains a variety of matrine alkaloids, such as aloperine, cytosine, lehmannine, matrine the flavonoid kushenol, and the saponin sophoraflavoside. Ku shen is a Chinese herbal remedy made from the root of S. falvescens. And Qing luo yin, a Chinese herbal remedy is a combination of extracts of Dioscorea hypoglauca, Phellodendron amurense, Sinomenium acutum, and S. flavescens.
Where to Buy Matrine
Botany offers high-quality Matrine powder in a quantity of 10g. Our Matrine has been lab-tested and verified for both product purity and identity.
For Best Results:
- Take 250mg orally up to 3 times daily.
- Sensitive to flavors? Feel free to mix your powder into your favorite food or drink.
- Store in a cool, dry place away from light.
- A 10g jar contains 40 x 250mg servings.
- We recommend using a milligram scale to accurately measure dosages.
One Serving (250mg) Contains:
- Matrine 250mg
- Other Ingredients: none.
- No artificial colors, preservatives, or additives.
This product is contraindicated in an individual with a history of hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.
Consult your physician if pregnant, nursing, have or suspect a medical condition.
Do not use if tamper seal is broken.