Sea buckthorn total flavones, unsaturated fatty acid and other elements extracted from sea buckthorn can effectively regulate blood pressure, blood lipid and blood sugar, directly remove superoxide radicals and hydroxyl radical, reduce blood viscosity, inhibit concentrated concentration of blood platelet, soften blood vessel, improve circulation and prevent arteriosclerosis. It is highly curative to coronary heart disease, angina, myocardial infarction, arrhythmia and myocardial ischemia and anoxia. It is also effective to improve cardiac function, and relieve chest distress, palpitation, breath shortage and other symptoms.
Malic acid, oxalic acid and other organic acid contained in sea buckthorn can relieve toxic effects of antibiotics and other drugs, promote quickened heal of injured liver cells, reduce transaminase and protect the liver; also it can remove extra fat in the liver. It can obviously relieve acute liver disease, chronic liver disease, alcohol liver, fatty liver and liver cirrhosis. It also has obvious protective effects to kidneys and bone marrow.
Plenty of vitamin C, vitamin E, carotenoid, SOD and seabuckthron flavone contained in sea buckthorn are highly antioxidant that have obvious effects to regulate humoral immunity and cell immunity. They also have antiallergic effect and can enhance disease resistance in human bodies. These active ingredients can remove free radicals in human bodies and improve immunity functions, so they are curative to various clinic diseases of immune system and immunodeficiency. Moreover, seabuckhorn flavone can also regulate thyroid function and promote the hyperthyroidism to return normal.
VE, carotene, carotenoid, β-sitosterol and unsaturated fatty acid in sea buckthorn oil extracted from sea buckthorn can promote metabolism, to facilitate the recovery of damaged tissues, enhance anti-inflammatory action and obviously promote healing of ulcers. So, sea buckthorn oil is highly curative to radiation damage, burn, scald, dermatitis, mucositis, dental ulcer, endometritis, erosion of cervix and duodenal ulcer. It is also effective to promote the healing of postoperative wounds, relieve pains and reduce adverse reactions.
Cyanidine, guassin, coumarin, 5-hydroxytryptamine and β-carotene, biological active ingredients in sea buckthorn, have obvious anti-cancer effects. They exhibit the effects to inhibit and kill cancer cells in human bodies and can block the carcinogenic factors. By improving immunity of cancer patients, it can enhance human body’s resistance against cancer, in particular, gastric cancer, esophagus cancer, rectal cancer, liver cancer and cancers of digestive systems. Moreover, it can relieve toxic and side effects of radiotherapy and chemotherapy and promote the recovery of patients.
Multi-amino acids, vitamins, microelements, unsaturated fatty acids and SOD contained in sea buckthorn are effective to prevent skin aging, desalinate age pigment and chloasma, improve sleep quality, enhance memory and maintain vibrant vim and physique.
In traditional medical theories, sea buckthorn has effects to relieve cough and asthma and reduce phlegm. It has sound effects for chronic pharyngitis, bronchitis, swollen sore throat, asthma, cough and excessive phlegm.
Active ingredients extracted from sea buckthorn (seabuckthorn flavone, vitamin, mineral substance, microelement and SOD) can reduce blood sugar and stabilize state of diabetes.
Serotonin contained in sea buckthorn has strong radiation-proof effects. The former Soviet Union took sea buckthorn oil as one of the necessities for health care products for the astronauts.
As sea buckthorn has numerous amino acids, organic acids and other nutritious elements, it can promote the secretion of gastric acid and gastric juice. So sea buckthorn has effects to relieve dyspepsia, care for the liver, soothe the liver and benefit the Qi. It is effective to patients suffering dyspepsia abdominal distension, gastritis, duodenal ulcer, enteritis and chronic constipation.