What is Macleaya cordata extract (Sanguinarine sulfate)?

Macleaya cordata extract (Sanguinarine sulfate) powder is a toxic polycyclic ammonium ion. It is extracted from Macleaya cordata.

What is Macleaya Cordata?

Macleaya cordata belongs to the family Papaveraceae, is a poisonous herb native to China and Japan. It is a perennial plant, with deeply lobed leaves and dusty clouds of tiny blossom at the tips of erect stems, most often a white color. Macleaya cordata owns thousand years of history of medicinal usage in China. It is borns on slopes and roadside and distributed in the middle and lower reaches of Yangtze River provinces.

Main Compounds of Macleaya Cordata

Macleaya cordata is a source of a variety of chemical compounds, mainly isoquinoline alkaloids. The seed oil contains dihydrosanguinarine, dihydro chelerythrine, and twelve fatty acids, of which linoleic, oleic, palmitic, and stearic acids predominate.

Macleaya cordata extract (Sanguinarine sulfate) benefits


Macleaya cordata extract (Sanguinarine sulfate) may control inflammation following trauma in body cells and tissues. Inflammatory health conditions like arthritis and gout may also be treated effectively with Sanguinarine supplementation.


It can control microbial growth in the oral cavity, enhancing the immune system function and the phagocytosis system.

Promote Gastrointestinal Health

It may contribute to the promotion of gastrointestinal health as it helps regulate microbial growth in the digestive tract and prevent excessive proliferation of bacteria in the area.


  1. Sanguinarine Sulfate 40%

Total Alkaloids60.0%
Sanguinarine Sulfate40.0%
Chelerythrine Sulfate15.0%
AppearanceOrange Fine Powder
Particle Size100% Pass 80 Mesh
Loss on Drying≤5.0%
Heavy Metals≤10 ppm
Arsenic≤2 ppm
Lead≤3 ppm
Cadmium≤1 ppm
Mercury≤0.1 ppm
Total Plate Count≤10000 cfu/g
Yeast and Mold≤1000 cfu/g
  1. Sanguinarine Sulfate 1.5%

Sanguinarine Sulfate1.5%
Chelerythrine Sulfate0.5%
AppearanceOrange Red Powder
Particle Size100% Pass 80 Mesh
Loss on Drying≤5.0%
Heavy Metals≤20 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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