Hercampuri herb tea and capsules Gentianella nitida
February 1 2017
Hercampuri is a Peruvian folk medicine (Gentianella nitida).
Hercampuri herb has nitiol and secoiridoid glucoside such as amaronitidin.
Antimicrobial and free radical scavenging activity of
Fitoterapia. 2004; Rojas R, Doroteo V, Bustamante B, Bauer J, Lock O. Departamento de Química, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Aptdo, Lima 100, Perú.
The antimicrobial and free radical scavenging activity of the ethanol extract and fractions of Gentianella nitida have been assessed. The most susceptible microorganisms were Candida albicans, Trichophyton mentagrophytes and Microsporum gypseum. The antifungal activity was concentrated in the 90% methanol and nonsoluble fractions, while the radical scavenging activity was stronger in the ethyl acetate and nonsoluble fractions.
A new secoiridoid glucoside, amaronitidin, from the
Peruvian folk medicine Hercampuri (Gentianella nitida).
Chem Pharm Bull. 2001. Kawahara N, Masuda K, Sekita S, Satake M. Kawahara N, Masuda K, Satake M. National Institute of Health Sciences (NIHS), Tokyo, Japan.
A new secoiridoid glucoside designated amaronitidin was isolated from the Peruvian folk medicine Hercampuri (Gentianella nitida) along with three known secoiridoid glucosides.
Weight loss and dissolve fat?
A. I read on the internet that hercampuri can dissolve fat in cells and reduce fat in a natural way and it is great for liver problems and has no side effects. Is this true about hercampuri herb?
A. Hercampuri herb has been used by natives in Peru but I am not aware of human research.