Frangula dry extract
Brown powder, weak peculiar odor, bitter taste.
Frangula is used as a medicinal plant in official and traditional medicine as a laxative. Very often it can be found in the wet deciduous forests in the European part, as well as in the Altai and Siberia.
Frangula bark contains:
- up to 8% anthracene derivatives - frangularose, hetero-and diantrons of frangulin;
- as well as monomeric compounds in both reduced and oxidized forms (glucofrangulin, frangulin, frangulaemodine);
- free aglycones, triterpene compounds, flavonoids, resins, alkaloids were found in the cortex.
When storing buckthorn bark, frangularoside is oxidized by enzymes to glycofrangulin.
In fresh frangula bark, the reduced forms dominate.
It has an irritating effect on the intestinal mucosa, enhances the reflex excitation of peristalsis and has a laxative effect. The process takes about 8-10 hours, so the laxative effect is manifested only in the colon.
The polypeptide alkaloid frangulanin contained in frangula bark has antibacterial and antifungicidal activity, and also shows a strong sedative effect.
It is used as a mild (slow) active laxative to regulate intestinal activity in:
- rectal fissures;
- stomach and duodenal ulcers;
- liver diseases.
With chronic habitual constipation, which often develops in people with poorly developed abdominal muscles and leading a sedentary lifestyle. Long-term use of buckthorn preparations leads to addiction, therefore it is necessary to increase the dose or periodically change the laxative.
- increased individual sensitivity to the components of the preparations;
- constipation of neurogenic and endocrine origin;
- spastic constipation;
- intestinal obstruction;
- acute abdominal syndrome;
- other inflammatory processes in the abdominal cavity;
- acute feverish states;
- pregnancy, breastfeeding period.
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