Vitex agnus-castus (ChasteBerry) Extract
- Latin names: Vitex negundo Linn.
- Source: Fruit
- Molecular formula: C22H26O11
- Molecular weight: 466.44
- CAS No: 11027-63-7
- Test method: UV/HPLV
- Surface: Brown yellow powder
What’s Vitex Agnus Castus (Chasteberry) Extract?
Vitex Agnus Castus is also known as monk’s pepper, Vitex or Chasteberry, has been used traditionally for its benefits in women’s health, is the fruit of the chaste tree. The shrub plant is native to Asia and southwestern Europe, its name came from its use in religious orders to promote chastity,has been used to treat a variety of women’s health issues, including premenstrual syndrome (PMS), mastalgia, menstrual and fertility problems.
This herb was believed to be an anaphrodisiac in ancient times and has been used for centuries for women’s health. Vitex agnus-castus extract from fruit and seed contain various chemical compounds that help the pituitary gland secrete hormones, progesterone and estrogen in the female reproductive cycle.
About The Supplier
As one of the largest plant extract manufacturers in China, Rainbow Biotech owns a GAP standard plantation over 300000 square meters which ensures a stable and high-quality supply of raw material. Rainbow biotech bulk supplies and manufacturers of a full range of Vitex agnus-castus extract or Chasteberry extract, we supplied the Agnuside powder and ingredients that serve cosmetic manufacturers, animal feeding producers, food&beverage manufacturers. Customized specifications are available for bulk orders, Contact us now for your bulk projects or a free sample!
Benefits of Vitex Agnus Castus (Chasteberry) Extract
- Good anti-aging effect
Vitex Agnus Castus is a natural product that has been used for centuries for women’s health. Clinical trials of Vitex Agnus Castus extract showed that it was beneficial to women with infertility problems, irregular menstrual cycles, and luteal phase defect, including premenstrual syndrome and mastalgia.
- Estrogen-like effect
Vitex ex is rich in natural phyto-progesterone and can function like human corpus lutein hormone, It may regulate the release of luteinizing hormone (LUteinizing hormone) from the pituitary gland, stimulate the release of luteinizing hormone (PRG) from the ovary, inhibit stimulating follicle-forming hormone (FSH) and inhibit excessive Prolactin (PRL). The regulation of these hormones helps eggs mature more healthily.
- Relieve breast pain
Vitex spike lift can maintain normal secretion of prolactin (high prolactin levels can cause breast tenderness), relieve premenstrual breast swelling pain, and promote breast health.
- Relieve premenstrual discomfort
In controlled clinical trials, women who took 20 milligrams of concentrated Saintberry extract daily for three menstrual cycles reported a significant reduction in premenstrual symptoms, including acne, irritability, mood swings and headaches. It also helps with dysmenorrhea.