Berberine HCL is a compound that is extracted from the Berberis aristrata root bark. It has a history of use in traditional Chinese medicine and is known for its ability to support a healthy circulatory system. It has the chemical formula C20H18NO4+ and a molecular mass of 336,366 g/mol.
Berberine HCl Benefits and Uses
Berberine has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) for a very long time to help support a healthy circulatory system. Studies suggest that it may have antioxidant and immune supportive properties.
Berberine is known by a number of alternative names, including:
- Berberis vulgaris
- Alcaloïde de Berbérine
Berberine HCl is a plant compound extracted from Berberis aristrata root bark. It is considered likely safe for use at the suggested serving size. Berberine may interact with some medications, including alcohol. Do not exceed the recommended serving size. Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding.
Warning: Berberine interacts with Cyclosporin, as well as some medications that are metabolized in the liver. Do not use this product if you are taking any medication.
WARNING: Berberine may be unsafe for pregnant and breastfeeding women. Do not use this supplement if you have any underlying medical conditions – especially diabetes or low blood pressure.