Common name: Huperzine-A
CAS NO.: 102518-79-6
Molecular Formula: C15-H18-N2-O
Molecular Weight: 242.3202
Specification: 98%, 99%
Test method: HPLC
Resource: Huperzia serrata (Thunb.) Trev
Packing: 10g/ package
Storage: Store in cool and dry place and keep away from strong direct light and heat
Shelf Life: Two years when properly stored
What is Huperzine-A?
Huperzine A is an alkaloid which is present naturally in some plant species. The most common plant from which it is extracted is "Chinese Club Moss". Huperzine A is a well-known food supplement of Chinese origin.
Health Benefits of Huperzine-A
One of the best known benefits of huperzine A is its effectiveness in treating Alzheimer’s disease. Some other benefits of huperzine include memory enhancement, treating muscle fatigue and osteoarthritis. Some researchers also prescribe huperzine A for increasing memory and learning skills. Individuals, who have been using huperzine A, say that it is very effective in providing relief from muscular fatigue after heavy exercise. Huperzine is also very useful in boosting the immune system and it may also provide strength to the nerves of the human body. Regular use of huperzine may also increase the amount of acetylcholine in the body. Acetylcholine is a chemical which nerves use for communicating with the muscles, organs and the brain. The greater the amount of huperzine in the body, better will be the health of the individual. As it is mentioned earlier that huperzine A is very effective in boosting the immune system and it also helps in the communication of the nerves. Better nervous communication results in increased alertness and memory skills of an individual. Huperzine A may also increase the muscle mass of the individual who regularly uses it as a food supplement. Other than this the plant leaves can also be used as a tea and kehva. Huperzine A may also provide nourishment to the brain cells. Researchers also say that the use of huperzine may also help in preventing the individual from cognitive diseases.