Epimedium extract is a natural product of the plants in the Epimedium genus, with a history of use in Eastern medicine to relieve fatigue and weakness in the back and knees. The Epimedium genus contains a number of leafy green plants primarily used for groundcover. Within the sixty plus plants in the genus, Epimedium grandiflorum and Epimedium sagittatum are the two members most commonly associated with horny goat weed. Epimedium extract is often sold as a male sexual stimulant in gas station restrooms.
TLC Analysis Chart
1 2 3 4 5
1 Icariin Standard
2 Epimedium raw material
3-5 Epimedium extract (10% Icariin)
The HPLC chromatogram of 100% Icariin Standard
The HPLC chromatogram of Epimedium Extract
Packing & Storage:
Pack in paper-drums and two plastic-bags inside. Net Weight: 25kgs/paper-drum.
1kg-5kgs plastic bag inside with aluminum foil bag outside. Net Weight: 20kgs-25kgs/paper-drum.
Store in a well-closed container away from moisture and light.