Coptis Root, Golden Thread Root or Huang Lian: a Ranunculaceae family herb and its detoxification applications.


Applications and Properties:


 Coptis chinensis Franch Treat Ulcer,Inhibition of Gastric Acid Secretion,Anti-inflammatory and analgesic,Antibacterial,Anti-pathogen,
 Immunomodulatory and anti-inflammatory and antipyretic,Cardiovascular Effects,Regulation on blood lipids,blood glucose.
 Clear heat and dry dampness,clear heat and drain fire,purging fire for removing toxin,dry dampness,detoxification.


 Coptis chinensis Franch Modern herbalists found various useful properties of the herb Coptis Root(Huang Lian), some of them are known including:Inhibition of Gastric Acid Secretion, Treat Ulcer, Anti-inflammatory, and analgesic, Antibacterial, Anti-pathogen, Immunomodulatory, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, Effects on digestive system, Cardiovascular Effect, Regulation on blood lipids, blood glucose, etc.

 Common herbal classics noted the herb Coptis Root(Huang Lian) taste bitter and cold in nature.Enter into the heart, liver, stomach, large intestine meridians.

Safety and Toxicity:

 Coptis chinensis Franch Safety: The therapeutic dose of berberine quite safe, side effects are few long-term uses has not been any obstacles, an oral or in conjunction berberine berberine berberine 2.0g powder 100g no any side effects. In animal studies, toxicity is also very light, easy lethal to mice orally, the minimum lethal dose intraperitoneal injection of 0.01g/kg, also measured obtaining the median lethal dose of 0.066g/kg (Huang bo or Huang Lian each 0.52,0.73g/kg).

 Toxicity: Cat oral 0.1g/kg can cause systemic suppression, vomiting, at 8 to 10 days after the death, breathing from excitement turned to paralysis, convulsions before death can occur. Mice injected with berberine sulfate LD50 is 24.3mg/kg. Tetrahydroberberine fed to mice, subcutaneous and intravenous lethal dose was 940mg/kg,790mg/kg and 100mg/kg.


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  • Name:Coptis Chinensis Extract
  • Serie No:R064.
  • Specifications:10:1 TLC.
  • INCI Name:Coptis Chinensis Extract
  • CAS:223748-66-1
  • Chem/IUPAC Name:Coptis Chinensis Extract is an extract of the roots of Coptis chinensis Franch,Ranunculaceae
  • Other Names:Coptis Root,Golden Thread Root,Huang Lian,Coptis chinensis Franch, San Jiao Ye Huang Lian,Coptis deltoidea C. Y. Cheng et Hsiao,Yun Lian,Coptis teeta Wall,Chuan Lian,Jiang Lian,Chuan Huanglian,Yun Lian,Ya Lian,Wei Lian,Jiang Huanglian,Jiang Chuanlian,Jiang Zhi Huanglian,Ji Zhua Lian,Yu Huanglian,Chao Huanglian.

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