Spine date seed extract
Plant origin: A dried seed of Ziziphus jujuba Mill. Var.Spinosa
Herb name: Semen Ziziphi Spinosae
Chinese name: suān zǎo rén
Plant used: seed
Effective constituent: flavonoid glycoside, triterpene, organic acid, Jujubosides a+B
Product specification: 5:1, 2% saponin
Semen Ziziphi Spinosae, the seed of Ziziphus jujuba Mill. var. spinosa (bunge) Hu ex H.F. The seed of Ziziphus jujube Mill. Var. Spinosa (Bunge) Hu ex H. F. Chou, Suanzaoren in Chinese, is a commonly used Chinese medicine. Saponins and fatty oil contain several fatty acids in Suanzaoren and are responsible for their therapeutic activities. This herb has jujuboside A, jujuboside B, lauric acid, myristic acid, palmitic acid, palmitoleic acid,stearic acid, oleic acid, linoleic acid, arachidic acid and docosanoic acid.
Function and uses:
It is rich in alkaloids, multi-amino acids, and metallic elements, calming the nerves, strengthening the middle warmer, and nourishing the liver. It is effective on insomnia.