Ipomena Extract, Ipomena, Ipomoea pes-caprae (L.) R. Br., Beach Morning Glory, Phak-boong-ta-lae

Product Name     : Ipomena Extract Liquid

Botanical Name  Ipomoea pes-caprae (L.) R. Br.

Family Name      :  THEACEAE

Common Name  : Beach Morning Glory,Phak-boong-ta-lae (Thai name)

Part Used           : Aerial Part

Ipomoea is a creeping herb like a water convolvulus. This plant is found in the coastal areas.
It has been used as a medicine in many countries for curing the heumatism, boils, pyodermas and, hemorrhoid bleeding. It was also used as a laxative. In Thailand, the coastal fishermen use this plant for relieving of jellyfish poison, and boil with water for relieving the skin itching by taking a bath. It was used for relieving of flatulence, and spasm. Its seeds were used as a purgative and as a stomachache reliever. Its root juice can be used as a diuretic.The popularity and the effectiveness of this plant are for relieving of jellyfish poison. It is, therefore, formulated in the form of cream for convenient usage. Its active ingredients are the volatile esters or diterpenoids, such as B-Damascenone and E-Phytol, which have the antihistamine - like and the antispasmodic activities.

Ipomena Extract, Ipomena, Ipomoea pes-caprae (L.) R. Br., Beach Morning Glory, Phak-boong-ta-lae

Active Ingredients of Ipomena Extract

Active Ingredients of Ipomena Extract

 

Properties & Application

- Anti-inflammatory activity, due to a reduction of prostaglandin and leukotriene formation

- Anti-Histaminic activity

- Neutralize or inactivate jellyfish venoms

 

- Anti-itching Cream, Lotion and Gel