China Banaba Extract
Latin Name: Lagerstroemia speciosa L
Appearance: Green to dark powder
Plant Part Used: Dried Leaves
Specifications: Corosolic acid 1%, 3%, 5%,10%, 20%
Active Ingredient: corosolic acid
Extract Method: Water/ Grain Alcohol
Test Method: HPLC
Balances blood sugar
Promotes healthy insulin levels
Controls appetite and food craving (especially carbohydrate
Promote weight loss
Diabetes: Its ability to lower blood sugar is attributed to its
corosolic acid, a triterpenoid glycoside, belived to facilitate
glucose-transport into cells.
Weight loss: A common ingredient in weight-loss supplements /
products as a metabolic enhancer.
Others: Used in the treatment of blood pressure, renal and immune
system benefits. No toxicity has been identified.