[NAME]: Citrus Aurantium Extract (Synephrine)
[M. F. &M. W. ]: C9H13NO2, 580.53
[PLANT SOURCE]: Fruits of Citrus aurantium L.
[CHARACTERISTIC]: Yellow or white powder-type, 6-8 hydrate, the melting point about 83, MP. 171, dissolved in acetone, ethanol, acetic acid and hot water, insoluble in ether, chloroform and ethane.
[FUNCTION]: In application of traditional Chinese medical science, it is used to dispel bloating and a lump in the abdomen and phlegm, and to cureedema, constipation, gastroptosis, prolapse of uterus and rectocele. Anti- tumour, prevent osteoporosis, reduce cholesterin and protect heart.
Nerve protection and prevent diseases of degeneration of nerve. Relieve menopausal symptoms of women, improve bone metabolism and protect cardiovascular system, etc