Manufacturing fine quality, high performing ingredients requires know-how, time and precision. Our ingredients are made in India’s most established herbal extraction facility with modern technologies. With over 5 decades of experience in extracting botanicals, it brings unique skills of traditional knowledge and modern science.
Optimizing drying conditions
No heat drying for extracts containing volatile actives
Significance of Solvent selection
Significance of Solvent selection
Glycosides vs tannins
Full spectrum actives
All boswellic acids vs selective concentrated boswellic acids
Low temperature spray drying
Herbs like boswellia, ginger and commiphora are rich in volatile actives. No heat drying ensures the retention of volatile actives in ginger, boswellia and commiphora extracts.
Best example is musli roots, generic extracts of safed musli and Kali musli are extracted using methanol as the extraction solvent for higher saponins yields but then it compromises on the mucilage content which has the potency for male sexual health. HeezOn® contains musli extract made through a patented process ensuring both saponins and mucilage.
Generic Arjuna extracted with organic solvents is standardized for tannins and arjunolic acid. Research demonstrates organic solvent extracts of Arjuna causes interruptions in the excitability of the heart and may also cause arrhythmias without a consistent inotropic action. Only Oxyjun® is standardized for polyphenols, glycosides and is free from arjunolic acid and hence suitable for a healthy population.
Full Spectrum extract focuses on complete range of phytochemicals which works in synergy as against concentrated extract containing only selected actives. New Research into the chemistry of Boswellia and its traditional usage is based on the synergistic spectrum of Boswellia actives, rather than its single isolated compounds. Analysis of boswellic extract shows all major boswellic acids involved in the desired pharmacological efficacy namely 11- ketobetaboswellic acid, Acetyl 11-ketobeta boswellic acid, boswellic acids (Alpha & Beta), Acetyl boswellic acids (Alpha & Beta).
Low temperature spray drying ensures optimum retention of color as well as the bio-actives. This results in superior batch to batch consistency in the organoleptic as well as the phytochemical properties.
No harsh solvents used for extraction. This makes the extract perfectly safe for human consumption and also complies to different regulatory requirements across the globe with respect to residual solvents. All this goodness are validated by the R.A.W and C.L.E.A.N certification for EnXtra®
Out of several species of Alpinia, three most commonly grown species are Alpinia galanga, Alpinia calcarata and Alpinia officinarum. The roots of Alpinia galanga and Alpinia officinarum are well identified in trade as greater and lesser galangal respectively. But the roots of Alpinia galanga and Alpinia calcarata appear very similar to the untrained eye and hence any adulteration or substitution can go unnoticed. Because of the close similarities between Alpinia calcarata and Alpinia galanga, a macroscopy, microscopy and DNA testing together helped authenticate EnXtra® raw material.
Although hugely popular, Withania somnifera is often contaminated with related species Withania coagulans. Withania coagulans is also important plant for its property of coagulating milk. To ensure the best male sexual health benefits HeezOn® uses only DNA authenticated roots of Withania somnifera. DNA finger printing of Withania somnifera roots.