Black Pepper Extract

【Introduction】Black Pepper Extract is the alkaloid responsible for the pungency of black pepper and long pepper, along with chavicine (an isomer of piperine). It has also been used in some forms of traditional medicine and as an insecticide. Piperine forms monoclinic needles, is slightly soluble in water and more so in alcohol, ether or chloroform: the solution in alcohol has a pepper-like taste.

Black Pepper Extract

【Chinese Name】 Hei Hu Jiao

【Botanic Name】 Piper nigrum L.

【Use Part】 Fruit

【Specifications】 5%~98% Piperine

【Functions】
1. Resist arthritis, rheumatism and skin disease or promote wound healing.
2. Weight control, promote metabolism.
3. Act as diuretic, expectorant, sedative and analgesic.
4. Treat acute conjunctivitis, bronchitis, gastritis, enteritis and urinary stones.
5. Enhance immunity, enhance intestinal absorption of nutrients.

【Applications】 Pharmaceutical / Dietary supplement