Corn Silk and Its Fascinating Uses.


Applications and Properties:


Corn Silk Zea Mays Silk CAS 84696-06-0 Stigmata Maidis Zea mays Stigmas and styles Corn stalkCholesterol:Corn Silk reduces hypertension and reduces blood clotting time.
Cure prostate problems.
Bladder and kidney.
Indications:Corn Silk Helpful in any irritation of the urinary system; used for renal problems in children; combined with other herbs for cystitis, urethritis, prostates.Catarrhalcystitis, lithaemia (stones), bladder irritation, gonorrhoea, all catarrhal conditions of the urinary passages, dropsies due to heart disease, edema.


Corn Silk Zea Mays Silk CAS 84696-06-0 Stigmata Maidis Zea mays Stigmas and styles Corn stalkNutrition Value:high amounts of silicon, potassium, calcium, magnesium, iron and phosphorus,excellent source of B vitamins and PABA.
Along with chlorophyll, resin and a fixed oil, maizenic acid is the active principle in cornsilk. Vitamin K is used by the body's mechanism that controls bleeding.
Urinary system.

Dosage:Dried: 2-8g or in infusion,Liquid Extract: 1:1 in 25% alcohol, 4-8ml;Tincture: 1:5 in 25% alcohol,5-15ml;Syrup BPC (1923) 8-15ml.

Safety and Toxicity:

Caution:No contraindications are known.Cornsilk appears to be a very, very safe herb. There is scanty research information on cornsilk (and cornsilk tablets) but there is hardly any anecdotal info as to cornsilk usage problems.


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  • Name:Corn Silk Extract
  • Serie No:R07201.
  • Specifications:10:1 TLC.
  • CAS:84696-06-0
  • Chem/IUPAC Name:Zea Mays Silk Extract is an extract of the stigmas of the corn,Zea mays,Gramineae
  • Other Names:Zea mays,Corn Stigma,Stigmata maydis,Maidis stigmata,maize silk,Yumixu,Yu Shu Shu Rui,Bang Zi Mao,Yu Mi Xu.

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Corn Silk Extract INCI Name Zea Mays Silk Extract CAS 84696-06-0 Cornsilk Extract Stigmata maydis Corn Stigma Sitosterol Stigmas and styles of Zea mays Corn stalk extract

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