What is sea buckthorn used for?

- May 14, 2020-

Sea-buckthorn, also known as sand jujube, is a deciduous tree, which is mainly distributed in the northwest of China. Sea buckthorn fruit has a fairly high medicinal value, it is one of the commonly used medicinal herbs of ancient Tibetan medicine, the sea buckthorn in the 2005 edition of the Chinese Pharmacopoeia has been recorded with cough ingestion, spleen and spleen, live blood dispersal.

Sea buckthorn is a drug-eating plant ,it is rich in a variety of chemical ingredients, including flavonoidvitamins, as well as a variety of volatile oils and sugar elements, the main active ingredient is flavonoids. The characteristics of flavonoids mainly play a good role in health care and treatment of cardiovascular disease and hypertension. in the food field it also has a lot of applications, which is very well known is soy isoflavones.

In our country, sea buckthorn has been made into a kind of Chinese medicine, it issyrup, mainly used for coughing sputum, indigestion, abdominal pain and so on.

Sea buckthorn fruit

In addition, sea buckthorn fruit in the field of food also has many applications, such as making sea buckthorn juice, other dairy products and so on. The role and function of its flavonoids are varied, the indications of clinical applications are also extensive and the medicinal value is extensive.

Among the important subsidiary products of sea buckthorn, a particularly famous one is sea buckthron oil. which is a special product, because the content of sea buckthorn is very high, so the oil is extracted separately for sale. It is very popular on the Iherb website of American health products, mainly used as a health care. The corresponding commercial advertisement says that it contains more than 100 biologically active nutrients, and the ratio of two essential fatty acids, Omega 3 and Omega 6, is almost perfect 1: 1. At the same time, it is rich in vitamin E, A, B, P, flavonoids, phytosterols, amino acids, serotonin and trace elements. In particular, it is also rich in antioxidants that can be used to improve immunity, cardiovascular, cholesterol, liver, skin health.

At present, there are few researches on sea buckthorn in foreign countries, its main active ingredients and mechanism of action are not clear. Therefore, in general we talk about the sea buckthorn extract refers to the two types of flavonoids and total flavonoids.

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