- Latin name: Polygonum Multiflorum Thunb
- CAS No.: 82373-94-2
- Active Ingredient: Phosphatides
- Specifications: 2%
- Test Method: UV-VIS
Fo-Ti is one of the most widely used Chinese tonic herbs. Fo-Ti Root is well recognized as a rejuvenating and longevity tonic in China, where it’s consumed routinely by those concerned with youthful strength and vigor. There is also evidence that Fo-Ti offers natural nutritional support for healthy cholesterol levels.
Since than, traditional Chinese medicine uses FoTi to treat premature aging, weakness, vaginal discharges, numerous infectious diseases and impotence. Fo-Ti does contain a number of glycosides that account for the herbs use a a remedy for stomach disorder and constipation. Researchers suspect that the roots may contain compounds with mild cardiovascular and anti-inflammatory effects. The whole root ha been shown to lower cholesterol levels, as well as to decrease hardening of the arteries or arteriosclerosis.
Other Fo-Ti research has investigated this herb’s role in strong immune function, red blood cell formation and antibacterial action.