Formononetin 98%

Formononetin 98%

1.Product Name: Red clover P.E. ,Red clover Extract, Formononetin
2. CAS No.: 1401-55-4
3. Specification: Formononetin , Min 98%, HPLC.
4. Test Method: HPLC
5. Latin Name: Trifolium Pratente L.

Product Details

What is Formononetin ?

Formononetin is known as isoflavones. It is found in a number of plants and herbs like the red clover  as the free aglycone or in form of its glucoside ononin.. Formononetin is a weak phytoestrogen which can bind to the receptors that bind the female hormone estrogen.  

Pharmacology:Anti-cancer effects, can prevent breast cancer, prostate cancer and colon cancer. Estrogen can increase the weight of the uterus in mice and other animals, but the effect is less than similar isoflavone genistein (genistein), daidzein. This product is a weak estrogen effect. In addition, the Triton WR-1339 induced hyperlipidemia in male albino rats with lipid-lowering effect. clinically used as a diuretic.



Formononetin,Red clover Extract

Extraction source

Red clover

Active ingredients



Min 98%

Test method



Pharmaceutical Grade, Food Grade,Cosmetic Grade  


Off White Powder

Melting Point


Heavy metal

10ppm max

Total Plate









For 0.5kgs to 5kgs, Aluminum foil bags + Aseptic bag vacuum packaging

For 25kgs, double-layer Aseptic bag + Paper Drums

Shelf Life

2 years when properly stored

Main Function:

1. Improving health, anti-spasm, known for healing properties

2. Treatment of skin diseases (such as eczema, burns, ulcers, psoriasis)

3. Treatment of respiratory discomfort (such as asthma, bronchitis, intermittent cough)

4. Anti-cancer activity and prevention of prostate disease.

5. Estrogen-like effect,alleviate breast pain suffering.

6. Maintaining bone mineral density in postmenopausal women.


1. As raw material of drug for anti-cancer and anti-tumor, it is widely used in pharmaceutical field;

2. As estrogen and the added ingredients of drugs for lowering blood pressure, antispasmodic, it is widely used in health industry;

3. With the effect of improving skin and firming skin,it is widely added to all types of cosmetics.


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