English Name: Black Cohosh PE.
Latin Name：Cimicifuga Foetida L.
Plant Description: Black cohosh is a member of the buttercup family .It usually grow wild in Sichuan Gansu and Shaanxi province of China.This perennial woodland plant likes the deep shade of moist hillsides.
Use part：Root and Rootstalk
Specification.: Triterpene Glycosides2.5% HPLC
Physical and Chemical Properties:
molecular formula：C37H37 O11
CAS NO: 18642-44-9
Triterpene Glycosides(C37H37 O11 =674.00)
Standard of quality:
|Description||Dark brown powder||Conformed|
|Mesh Size||100％pass 80mesh||Conformed|
|Loss on Drying||≤5.0％||Conformed|
|Residue of Pesticide||Negative||Negative|
|Total Plate Count||≤1000cfu/g||Conformed|
Action: Black cohosh has a history of use for rheumatism (arthritis and muscle pain), but has been used more recently to treat hot flashes, night sweats, vaginal dryness, and other symptoms that can occur during menopause.
Black cohosh has also been used for menstrual irregularities and premenstrual syndrome, and to induce labor.
Storage：Store in cool &dry place. Keep away from strong light and heat.
Shelf life：2 years when properly stored.
Packing：Double plastic bag of foodstuff inside, cardboard drum outside, (25kg/drum).