- Latin Name: Scutellaria baicalensis
- CAS No.: 94279-99-9
- Active Ingredient: Baicalin
- Specifications: 30%
- Test Method: HPLC
- Part used: Root
- Appearance: Fine light yellow powder
Scutellaria (Scutellaria baicalensis) is a perennial herb that grows in Asia, Siberia and the American continent, where the natives used it for its anti-inflammatory properties. The drug consists of the roots, which contain flavonoids such as baicalin, iridoids such as scutellarioside, and phytosterols. Several health properties have been attributed to this plant, in particular for supporting the body’s natural defenses. Valuable remedy for circulation. In combination with other herbs it is given to treat high blood pressure, atherosclerosis, varicose veins, bruises and circulatory problems resulting from diabetes.