Aloe vera Extract
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Aloe vera is a stemless or very short-stemmed succulent plant growing to 60–100 cm (24–39 in) tall, The flowers are produced in summer on a spike up to 90 cm (35 in) tall, each flower being pendulous, with a yellow tubular corolla 2–3 cm (0.8–1.2 in) long.
Aloe vera leaves contain phytochemicals under study for possible bioactivity, such as acetylated mannans, polymannans, anthraquinone C-glycosides, anthrones, other anthraquinones, such as emodin, and various lectins.
Aloe vera Extract has been used for centuries as a topical remedy for minor burns, cuts, and other skin irritations. It also promotes the healing of minor burns and small wounds.
Aloe vera Extract result in reduced intestinal transit time. In heart disease patients, aloe vera leaf, added to the diet, reduced total serum cholesterol, serum triglycerides, fasting and post prandial blood sugar levels.
|Assay||Aloin||10%, 20%, 90%|
|Freeze-dried powder||/||100:1 200:1|