Diosgenin:Nitogenin.:Introduction and Its Benefit Applications.


Applications and Properties:


Chronic fatigue
Loss of appetite
Leukorrhea,Immune deficiency
Overall weakness and coldness in extremities
Enhanced mood, energy, and memory
Improved immune system
Boosted sex drive (especially in women)


Diosgenin, a steroid sapogenin, is the product of hydrolysis by acids, strong bases, or enzymes of saponins, extracted from the tubers of Dioscorea wild yam. The sugar-free, aglycone, diosgenin is used for the commercial synthesis of progesterone, cortisone, and other steroid products.

Safety and Toxicity:

Acute Toxicity: LD50-Lethal dose,50 percent kill.Oral.Rodent-rat.>8 gm(8000mg)/kg.Details of toxic effects not reported other than lethal dose value.


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  • Name:Diosgenin:Nitogenin
  • Serie No:Pure12.
  • Specifications:98%HPLC.
  • INCI Name:N/A
  • EINECS/ELINCS No.:208-134-3
  • CAS:512-04-9
  • Chem/IUPAC Name:(3beta,25R)-spirost-5-en-3-ol.

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