Rhubarb Root has a purgative action for use in the treatment of constipation, but also has an astringent effect too. It, therefore, has a truly cleansing action upon the gut, removing debris and then astringing with antiseptic properties as well. The primary chemical constituents of Rhubarb include anthraquinones, that contribute to the laxative and purgative properties of Rhubarb. Chinese research is investigating Rhubarb's ability to possibly inhibit cancer cells.
1. Rhubarb Root Extract is shown to improve digestion and increase the appetite.
2. Rhubarb Root Extract also helps heal ulcers, alleviate disorders of the spleen and colon, relieve constipation and help heal hemorrhoids and bleeding in the upper digestive tract. 3. Anti tumor activity and antibacterial activity also have immunosuppression, cathartic and anti-inflammatory effection.
3. As the raw materials of drugs for cooling blood, detoxification and relaxing the bowels, it is mainly used in pharmaceutical field;
4. As products for improving blood circulation and treating amenorrhea , it is mainly used in health product industry.