Bilberry Extract > 25%

Bilberry Extract > 25%

General Information

Local Name            :  Bilberries

Part Used               :  Fruits

Active Principle    :  Anthocyanidins – Anthocyanins or Anthocyanosides

Health Benefits

Bilberry has a long medicinal history in Europe. It has been used to treat anything from kidney stones to Typhoid fever.
Bilberry is also used in connection with vascular and blood disorders and shows positive effects when treating varicose veins, thrombosis, and angina.
Bilberrys fruit contains flavonoids and anthocyanin,which serve to prevent capillary fragility, thin the blood.and stimulate the release of vasodilators.
Anthocyanin, a natural antioxidant, also lowers blood pressure, reduces clotting and improves blood supply to the nervous system.
Bilberry also contains glucoquinine that has the ability to lower blood sugar.
Dried bilberry fruit and bilberry tea has been used as a treatment for diarrhea and as a relief for nausea and indigestion.
Bilberry is also used as a treatment for mild inflammation of the mucous membranes of the mouth and throat.

Properties

Brown to dark greenish brown powder.