Appearance: Yellowish powder
Molecular formula: C20H18NO4•Cl
Molecular weight: 371.82
Berberine hcl is a common alkaloid, it's mainly extracted from Fibraurea recisa Pierre, Phellodendron, Coptis chinensis Franch and Thorn Coptis. Hcl berberine has good effect of antibacterial, often be used for the treatment of bacterial dysentery and gastroenteritis in clinical.
1. Human use in the clinical
Berberine hcl be used for the treatment of bacterial dysentery and gastroenteritis in clinical mainly.
2. Veterinary drug
Berberine hcl is mainly used to treat gastrointestinal infections of animal, such as gastroenteritis and bacterial dysentery.
Hcl berberince is broad-spectrum antibacterial veterinary drug. Berberine has strong inhibitory effect on hemolytic streptococcus, Staphylococcus aureus, Vibrio cholerae, meningococcus, Shigella dysenteriae, typhoid bacteria, diphtheria, etc.
What's more, berberince don't have cross-resistance to penicillin and streptomycin
Berberine hcl is mainly used for the treatment of gastrointestinal inflammation, intestinal parasitic infection, bacterial diarrhea and trachoma.
Berberine hcl can inhibit the secretion of pro-inflammatory factors and thus achieve good effects in the treatment of acute, chronic, ulcerative inflammation and lots of other diseases.
3. Treatment of non-dependent diabetes
Berberine hcl basis of anti-inflammatory function, hcl berberine also has the function of anti-oxidant. Berberine can improve insulin resistance by suppressing inflammation.
Berberine hcl has function of anti-inflammatory and making acid, can suppress and kill Helicobacter pylori. Therefore, berberine shows good effects on esophageal cancer, gastric cancer, colon cancer, etc.
5. Effect of lowering blood pressure
Berberine hcl can affect vascular smooth muscle directly, reduce peripheral vascular resistance, relax blood vessels, and lower blood pressure.
Berberine hcl can increase coronary blood flow and improve myocardial function, thereby reducing the incidence of arrhythmia caused by coronary infarction.