● Name : Maca extract
● Other name：
● Source： Lepidium meyenii
● Latin name： Lepidium meyenii
● Specfication ：10:1 4:1
● Test methods：TLC
● CAS No.：3150-24-1
● Appearance： brown yellow powder
Maca is used for anemia, chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), and enhancing energy, stamina, athletic performance, and memory. It is also used for female hormone imbalance and menstrual irregularities, enhancing fertility, menopause symptoms, osteoporosis, depression, stomach cancer, leukemia, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, impotence, as an aphrodisiac, and as an immunostimulant.
Maca and its extract The nutritional value of dried maca root is high, similar to cereal grains such as rice and wheat. The average composition is 60-75% carbohydrates, 10-14% protein, 8.5% dietary fiber, and 2.2% fats. Maca is rich in the dietary minerals calcium and potassium (with low content of sodium), and contains the essential trace elements iron, iodine, copper, manganese, and zinc, as well as fatty acids including linolenic acid, palmitic acid, and oleic acids, and 19 amino acids.
In addition to sugars and proteins, maca contains uridine, malic acid, and its benzoyl derivative, and the glucosinolates, glucotropaeolin and m-methoxyglucotropaeolin. The methanol extract of maca tuber also contains (1R,3S)-1-methyltetrahydro-carboline-3-carboxylic acid, a molecule which is reported to exert many activities on the central nervous system. Many different alkamides were found in maca.
Further, maca contains selenium and magnesium, and includes polysaccharides. Maca's reported beneficial effects for sexual function could be due to its high concentration of proteins and vital nutrients; maca contains a chemical called p-methoxybenzyl isothiocyanate, which reputedly has aphrodisiac properties.
1.Maca extract can supports glandular system;
2.Maca extract may boost work capacity;
3.Maca extract will promotes libido and sexual function;
4.Maca extract used to enhance physical energy and endurance;
5.Maca extract have the function of promoting mental clarity and concentration;
6.Maca extract own the effect on supporting stamina and buffers the effects of stress;
7. Resist tire, enhance energy;
8. Enhance sex ability;
9. Enhance physical strength;
10. Adjust incretion system, balance hormone;
11. Bestir brain;
12. In effect improve the menopause symptom of male and female;
13. Maca Extract can advance the action of female become pregnant ability;
1. Maca extract improve the physical, anti-fatigue;
2. Maca extract enhance energy, antidepressant;
3. Maca extract enhance both men sexual and reproductive capacity;
4. The treatment of certain diseases, such as anemia, stomach trouble,etc.