What is Cnidium monnieri extract (Osthole)?

Cnidium monnieri extract (Osthole) as an herbal anti-itch lotion and remedy for various skin ailments and as a reproductive aid and aphrodisiac that increases sexual desire in both men and women. It assists the body in producing nitric oxide, which relaxes smooth muscles and encourages healthy sexual function. It can treat male sexual dysfunction, show promise in the areas of osteoporosis, allergies, and carcinoma research, and have anti-aging and build-up strength effectiveness.

What is Cnidium Monnieri?

Cnidium monnieri (L.) Cusson ex Juss., Monnier’s snowparsley, is a flowering plant species in the genus Cnidium. Also known as Shechuangzi, Osthole, Jashoshi, Cnidii Fructus. The coumarins osthol, imperatorin and xanthotoxol can be found in Cnidium monnieri.

What is Cnidium Monnieri use for?

It is one of the most widely used traditional herbal medicines. 350 compounds have been isolated and identified from it, including the main active constituent, coumarins. Osthole and other coumarin compounds possess wide range of pharmacological properties for the treatment of female genitals, male impotence, frigidity, skin-related diseases, and exhibit strong antipruritic, anti-allergic, antidermatophytic, antibacterial, antifungal, anti-osteoporotic effects.

What is Cnidium Osthole?

Osthole is a type of coumarin, and it increases androgen, gonadotropin, and nitric oxide synthase activity and has an androgen-like effect and gonadotropin-like effect. It has a role to play in liver health, brain function, and vasodilation.

Cnidium monnieri extract (Osthole) benefits

Treat fatty liver

It exerts therapeutic effects on fat milk-induced fatty liver.


It prevents liver cancer.

Skin Health

It’s antibacterial, antifungal and antipruritic properties make cnidium ideal for skin treatments.

Sex Enhancement

It is a frequently prescribed herb for male impotence; it has been used for treatment of male erections.


Osthole10%, 20%, 30%, 35%, 40%, 50%, 60%, 70%, 80%, 90%, 95%, 98%
Particle Size100% Pass 80 Mesh
Loss on Drying≤5.0%
Extraction SolventEthanol & Water
Solvent ResidueMeet Eur.Ph.7.0
Pesticides ResidueMeet USP Requirements
Heavy Metals≤10 ppm
Arsenic≤2 ppm
Lead≤2 ppm
Total Plate Count≤1000 cfu/g
Yeast and Mold≤100 cfu/g

Shelf Life

2 Years


Store in tightly sealed containers, then place in a cool and dry place and away from moisture, light, oxygen.


  • Packed in paper drums and two plastic-bags inside. N.W:25kgs .I.D.35×H51cm.
  • 1Kg/Bag, aluminum foil bag vacuum packing.
  • Sample, double sealed water plastic bags inside with the aluminum bag outside.

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