Latin Name：Rhizoma Coptidis
Appearance：Brown Yellow fine powder
Berberine is a quaternary ammonium salt from the protoberberine group of isoquinoline alkaloids. It is found in such plants as Berberis (e.g. Berberis aquifolium (Oregon grape), Berberis vulgaris (Barberry), and Berberis aristata (Tree Turmeric)), Hydrastis canadensis (Goldenseal), Phellodendron amurense (Amur Cork Tree, Huang Bai, Huang Po, Po Mu) and Coptis chinensis (Chinese Goldthread, Huang-Lian, Huang-Lien), and Tinospora cordifolia, and to a smaller extent in Argemone mexicana (Prickly Poppy) and Eschscholzia californica (Californian Poppy). Berberine is usually found in the roots, rhizomes, stems, and bark .
rhizoma coptidis extract
Part of the Plant
Country of Origin
Brown yellow Powder
Water and ethyl alcohol
Particle Size (80 mesh)
AOAC 942.05, 18th
Total Heavy Metals
USP <231>, method II
AOAC 986.15, 18th
AOAC 986.15, 18th
AOAC 971.21, 18th
Total Plate Count
AOAC 990.12, 18th
Total Yeast & Mold
FDA (BAM) Chapter 18, 8th Ed.
AOAC 997.11, 18th
FDA (BAM) Chapter 5, 8th Ed.
1. Berberine has been used as a yellow dye, due to its yellow color.
2. Berberine has been evidenced to possess antimicrobial properties against various bacteria, fungi, protozoans, helminths, chlamydia, and viruses.
3. Berberine may improve the quality of life and decreased the mortality rates in patients with chronic congestive heart failure.
4. Berberine has been suggested to aid in glycemic regulation and in favor of the prevention and treatment of diabetes.
5. Berberine has also been evaluated as a treatment for hypercholesterolemia, via reducing serum triglycerides, cholesterol, and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol.
6. Multiple studies have indicated that berberine has been found to be beneficial to cancer.
7. Berberine has been found to possess multiple neuroprotective effects and improve survival, development, and function of neurons, while protecting these electrically excitable brain cells.
If you need our products, PLS no hesitate to contact us. We will provide you with high quality product and best service. http://www.bgherbalextract.com/contact-us