Berberine Hydrocloride 98% Min (HPLC)
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Berberine Hydrochloride 98% Min (HPLC)
Berberine is an alkaloid present in a number of clinically-important medicinal plants, including Hydrastis canadensis (goldenseal) , Coptis chinensis (coptis or goldenthread) , Berberis aquifolium (Oregon grape) , Berberis vulgaris (barberry) , and Berberis aristata (tree turmeric) . Extracts and decoctions of these plants have been used in Ayurvedic and Chinese medicine for at least 3000 years. Berberine has been shown to exhibit significant antimicrobial activity against a variety of bacteria,1-7 fungi,1,8,9 protozoans,1,10-16 helminths,17 chlamydia,18-20 and viruses.21 In addition to this antimicrobial activity, berberine has been found to have numerous pharmacological effects.
Amin et al screened a total of 54 microorganisms for sensitivity to berberine, and found the alkaloid possesses antimicrobial activity against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, fungi, and protozoa . In addition to those listed, Mycobacterium tuberculosis, Trichophyton mentagrophytes, and some strains of Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, and Cryptococcus neoformans exhibited moderate sensitivities. Berberine has been shown to inhibit HIV-1 reverse transcriptase.