Hawthorn is a common fruit that has appetizing and lowering blood pressure effects. Hawthorn species are rich in vitamins and some minerals, which are needed by the body. Hawthorn Extract is to extract some substances from Hawthorn species, mainly used in health care or medical treatment. Although hawthorn has many benefits, it is not easy for people with excessive stomach acid to eat it. Be careful to cause acid reflux gastritis.
Hawthorn Extract can promote the secretion of digestive enzymes in the stomach and promote digestion. The lipase contained in it can promote the decomposition and digestion of fat; it contains a variety of organic acids and vitamin C which can increase the activity of pepsin and promote the digestion of protein. Hawthorn Extract has a certain regulatory effect on gastrointestinal function. It has an inhibitory effect on hyperactive rabbit duodenal smooth muscle, while it has a slight increase and contraction effect on relaxed rat gastric smooth muscle.
The difference between hawthorn fruit extract and hawthorn leaf extract:
The content of flavonoids in the two raw materials is different,
The raw material of hawthorn fruit is low in flavonoids, while the content of hawthorn leaves is high;
The other effective ingredients in the two raw materials are different,
The hawthorn flavonoids of hawthorn fruit extract contain organic acids, and the hawthorn flavonoids of hawthorn leaf extract contain vitexin, vitexin rhamnoside, etc.;
The effects and uses of the two are different,
Hawthorn fruit extract is often used in functional foods. Its main effect is to invigorate the stomach and promote digestion, while the hawthorn leaf extract is mainly used in products for lowering three highs.