Gotu Kola Herb Powder

Product Name:Gotu Kola Herb Powder

Botanical Name: Centella Asiatica L

Standardized: 10%, 20%, 40%, 50% 80% Asiaticosides by HPLC

Latin name: Centella Asiatica P.E

Extract part: Whole Herb

Analysis: HPLC

Molecular Formula: C48H78O1

Molecular Weight: 959.12

Melting point: 235°C-238°C

Solubility: Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and pyridine

Certifications: ISO,KOSHER,Halal,Organic;

Packing :25kgs/drum or 1kg/bag;

Stock in LA USA warehouse;

Gotu Kola, scientific name Centella asiatica and sometimes referred to as Asiatic Pennywort, Indian Pennywort and Tsubokusa; is a perennial plant native to India, China, Japan, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, South Africa and the South Pacific. As an aquatic plant, it grows abundantly in tropical, swampy areas and is known for its fan-shaped green leaves and white, purple or pink flowers. Traditionally, gotu kola herb powder is used to obtain its reported health benefits.

Our gotu kola powder for skin can be encapsulated or added to a little liquid and taken daily.

gotu kola leaf powder

Basic Information:

Product nameCentella Asiatica Powder,Gotu Kola Herb Powder
CAS No.:34540-22-2
Appearancebrown powder
Specification4:1 5:1 10:1 20:1
Part usedleaf
Test methodHPLC
Partical size100% pass 80 mesh
Shelf life2 years
Physical Analysis
DescriptionOff-White Powder, White PowderComplies
Assay60% Asiaticoside60.22%
Mesh Size100 % pass 80 meshComplies
Ash≤ 5.0%2.85%
Loss on Drying≤ 5.0%2.85%
Chemical Analysis
Heavy Metal≤ 10.0 mg/kgComplies
Pb≤ 2.0 mg/kgComplies
As≤ 1.0 mg/kgComplies
Hg≤ 0.1 mg/kgComplies
Microbiological Analysis
Residue of PesticideNegativeNegative
Total Plate Count≤ 1000cfu/gComplies
Yeast&Mold≤ 100cfu/gComplies

gotu kola benefits

Gotu Kola Herb Powder Benefits:

1. Prevents Nervous Disorders

There are many health issues related to nervous disorder; such as Parkinson’s disease that affects the central nervous system; Carpel tunnel syndrome, which causes numbness in the arms, paralysis, Bell’s palsy, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, to name a few. These illnesses are related to the nervous system and can cause health complications.

Gotu kola herb powder has an antianxiety agent which helps in relieving stress, enhancing the mood and inducing sleep thereby calming the nervous system. The molecular mechanism of Gotu Kola on neuroprotection remains to be elucidated.

2. Memory Improvement

Gotu kola leaf powder is also popular as brain food. It enhances or improves your memory. When the aqueous extract of the whole plant is consumed, it enhances memory retention and learning and reduces the lipid peroxidation and growth of endogenous antioxidant enzymes in the brain.

Gotu kola extract has been used to treat Alzheimer’s, a cognitive disorder and memory impairment disease. The herb is long used in Ayurvedic to treat mental and cognitive disorders. Gotu kola also helps in stimulating your brain’s neural pathways by eliminating plaque and free radicals from the brain.

3. Boost Blood Circulation

Gotu kola herb powder is known to support healthy veins and vessels throughout the circulatory system. The most common problems due to degeneration or malfunction of blood circulation are varicose veins and haemorrhoids. When the extract of Gotu kola leaves is consumed, triterpenes a molecule of Gotu Kola works on the veins, improving their tone and making them less susceptible to the degenerative processes that can lead to varicose veins and other problems.

4. Regulate Blood Sugar Level

Gotu kola leaf powder is well known by the Khasis’ people in helping to control blood sugar levels. The herb is steeped overnight in hot water, and the water is extracted and consumed the following day. Gotu Kola is a strong candidate for alleviating diabetic symptoms, and perhaps controlling the increase of diabetes mellitus, because of its various compounds and functions.

5. Stress Buster

Stress is becoming a common factor in the present age with a hectic lifestyle, and daily pressure in different forms. Stress can lead to sleep deprivation, the result of which is anxiety. gotu kola herb powder has immense therapeutic potential. The herb has a positive effect on anxiety issues. It calms the adrenal glands, which in turn lowers the release of stress hormone and increases dopamine and serotonin levels.Gotu kola powder for skin is a Natural Anxiety Reliever. Read more about this here (plus a Gotu Kola Summer Drink recipe).

6. Wound Healing

As kids, we are always falling and covered in bruises and wounds. What our elders would do is take a bunch of Gotu kola or Centella Asiatica leaves, moisten the herb with saliva chew it for a while. With chewing it becomes dark green in colour. This is then taken out and applied on the wound with a bandage wrapped around it. The bandage is left for a day. Depending on the intensity of the wound, the dressing is changed.

Pharmacological experiments have proven that the increased antioxidant activity of Gotu kola indicates the wound healing properties of Gotu Kola extract. Gotu kola provides the same healing property when consumed orally. When taken in its natural form or powdered form, the herb aid in stimulating blood flow to the cells and protects your immune system against infections, thus, speeding up the healing process in your body.

7. Relieve Joint Pain

Because of the presence of anti-inflammatory properties of gotu kola powder for skin, it helps in relieving from joint pain. The herb is used in treating arthritis. Research had shown that when Gotu kola was administered orally it suppressed joint inflammation. The herb is also shown to reduce cartilage erosion and bone erosion.

8. Skin Treatment

Because of its numerous health benefit when consumed, Gotu kola has also been tried and tested and used externally to determine its benefits, and it has always proved to give a positive result. Gotu kola herb powder can also help you achieve the skin you desire. Applying Gotu kola paste on your skin reduces the appearance of wrinkles scars and other skin blemishes.

A study by Gohil et al. found that Gotu kola acted on the connective tissues of the vascular wall. In conditions of hypertensive microangiopathy and venous insufficiency, the herb improves microcirculatory parameters by lowering capillary filtration, making Gotu Kola a candidate for reducing the appearance of skin ageing.

gotu kola skin before and after

Gotu Kola Herb Powder Application:

1. Applied in cosmetic field, centella extract is used to make the skin smooth and elastic;

2.Applied in pharmaceutical field, it is used as raw materials with clearing heat and toxic materials;

3.Applied in health food industry,as raw materials can enhance human immunity.