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Product Name     : Butea superba Extract Powder

Botanical Name  Butea superba Roxb.

Family Name      :  PAPILIONACEAE

Common Name  : Kwao Krua Dang, Red Kwao Krua (Thai)

Part Used           : Root

Butea superba extract is a big-sized climbing plant with characteristics similar to those of Pueraria mirifica, except for a larger and thicker leaf. The root is cylindrical in shape. The root has a yellow in color and changes to brown when cut.
There is no lumen. Its starch granules are larger than those of Pueraria mirifica. They both are typically found in same areas such as the Northern, Northeastern, and Western regions of Thailand. The active ingredients found in Butea are 4¢-methoxyfisetin or 3,7,3¢-trihydroxy-4¢-methoxyflavone and 4¢-methoxyfisetin-7-O-b-D-glucopyranoside or 3,5¢-dihydroxy-4¢-methoxyflavone-7-O-b-D-glucopyranoside. Reportedly, the chemicals in Butea are non-mutagenic and can generate a vasodilating effect, especially in a penis, the same effect as is caused by Viagraâ. Butea extract can also be used in ingested products, such as a dietary supplement, and in topical application, as in cosmetic products.

Butea Superba Extract is proposed as an alternative remedy for erectile dysfunction fromnatural products. with comparible result against those of sildenafil without apparent toxicity. The active ingredients of Butea Superba extract. increase the relaxation of corpus cavernosum smooth muscles. resulting in improvement of the erectile function for men.

4’ methoxy fisetin and 4’ methoxy fisetin -7-0-B-D-glucopyranoside contained on Butea Superba are NON-mutagenic and coln gererate vaso dilating effect especially in penis.

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Active Ingredients of Butea superba Extract

Active Ingredients of Butea superba Extract


Properties & Application

- Improves an erectile function in male with practice dysfunction

- Promotes vasodilation

- Enhances the male reproductive system

- Reduces the risk of Prostate cancer

- Anti-wrinkles

- Relaxing



1) Cherdshewasart W. Nimsakul N. Clinical trial of Butea Superba, ah alternative herbalherbal treatment for erectile dysfunction. Asian J A ndrol 2008 ; 5 : 24