Botanical Source: Glycin max L.
Appearance: White to off-white crystalline powder
Loss on Drying: not more than 5.0%
Package: 25 kg per paper drum
- Medicinal Use: Phytosterols inhibit the intestinal absorption of cholesterol, reducing between 8% to 15% LDL-cholesterol. It also has been reported to have anticancer properties and act as immune system modulators. The results of a few clinical trials suggest that phytosterol supplementation at relatively low doses can improve urinary tract symptoms related to benign prostatic hyperplasia, but further research is needed to confirm these findings.