Horsetail Extract Powder
Equisetum arvenseL. commonly known as horsetail. It is a plant showing aerial stems, branched with regular verticilies 2-23 mm. in diameter. Leaves reduced to small scales, usually fused into sheaths around stems and branches. Spore clusters are long-stalked, blunt-tipped cones at tip of fertile stems. The horsetail has been used in form of a herbal tea in folk medicine as a diuretic agent since antiquity. Extract from horsetail is used as a pain relieving agent, antinociceptive, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory. The active components of horsetail include Flavonoids and Triterpenoids such as Kaempferol, Apigenin, Ursolic acid, Oleanolic acid and Betulinic acid.
Active Ingredients of Horsetail Extract