200 Metric Ton/Metric Tons per Year red yeast rice extract
Packaging & Delivery
25kg drum or small package
china main port
Red (Monascus purpureus)yeast in drinks
Specification: 0.1%-5.0% Monacolin K ( Lovastatin ) Active Ingredient: Monacolin K ( Lovastatin ) CAS No : 75330-75-5 Molecular Formula : C24H36O5 Appearance: Light red~deep red powder
Appearance Light red to deep red powder (Relate to Purity) Oder Characteristic Taste Characteristic Paiticle size Pass 80 mesh
Monacolin K : 0.1%-5.0% Loss on drying ≤5% Heavy metals <10ppm As <1ppm Pb <3ppm Assay Result Total Plate Count <10000cfu/g or <1000cfu/g(Irradiation) Yeast & Mold <300cfu/g or 100cfu/g(Irradiation) E.Coli Negative Salmonella Negative
What is Red yeast rice Extract ?
Red yeast rice powder has been used in China for centuries as both a food and as a medicinal substance. It is made by fermenting a type of
yeast called Monascus purpureus over red rice. In Chinese medicine, Monascus purpureus is used to promote blood circulation, soothe upset
stomach, and invigorate the function of the spleen, a body organ that destroys old blood cells and filters foreign substances. In addition, this
dietary supplement has been used traditionally for bruised muscles, hangovers, indigestion, and colic in infants. Recently, it has been discovered that Monascus purpureus contains substances that are similar to prescription medications that lower cholesterol. There is also growing
interest in evaluating red yeast rice for use as a natural food dye and preservative.Red yeast rice has been used in China for centuries as both a
food and as a medicinal substance. red yeast rice is obtained through fermentation of Non-Gmo rice with monascus purpureus which is made
from high-quality& non-genetically modified rice with natural solid-liquid fermentation and state out of a natural lovastatin (Monacolin K),have a good stability and good effects on lowering cholesterol.
Monacolin k: the benefit of red yeast rice is attributed to the presence of HMG-COA reduetase inhibitor ,that control the amount of cholesterol produced in the liver ,it has been hypothesized that relatively high concentrations of unsaturated fatty acids and other natural compounds found in Red Yeast rice may work in concert with HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors to provide additional health benefit Ergosterol :prevent osteoporosis. Y-aminobutyric acid :reduce blood pressure. Natural Isoflavone:prevent menopause syndrome and osteoporosis
1. With the function of lowering blood pressure and total cholesterol
and triglycerides; 2. With the function of improving blood circulation and benefiting
stomach; 3. Antioxidant, preventing coronary heart disease and atherosclerosis; 4. With the function of reducing the occurring of Alzheimer's disease.
1. As raw materials of drugs for lowering blood pressure and
Alzheimer's disease, it is mainly used inpharmaceutical field; 2. As active ingredient of products for improving blood circulation
and benefiting stomach, it is mainlyused in health product industry; 3. As food supplements and natural pigment, it is widely used in food