hesperidin


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Related to hesperidin: Rutin, Diosmin

hes·per·i·din

(hes-per'i-din),
A flavone diglycoside obtained from unripe citrus fruit, which reputedly possesses vitamin P activity.
Synonym(s): cirantin

hesperidin

/hes·per·i·din/ (hes-per´ĭ-din) a bioflavonoid predominant in lemons and oranges.

hesperidin

(hĕ-spĕr′ĭ-dĭn)
n.
A white or colorless crystalline compound, C28H34O15, occurring in citrus fruit.

hesperidin

[hesper′idin]
a crystalline flavone glycoside present in most citrus fruits, especially in the spongy casing of oranges and lemons.

quercetin

The flavonoid alglucon of quercitrin, or rutin, and other glycosides, which is a widely distributed antioxidant present in fruits and vegetables, such as broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cabbage and oranges, as well as in rinds, barks, clover blossoms and pollen. Early data indicates that quercetin has antiviral, anti-inflammatory, and anticarcinogenic activity; it has been used for fibromyalgia, metabolic syndrome and as a monoamine oxidase inhibitor.

hesperidin (hesˑ·p·ri·din),

n a flavonoid pigment derived from citrus fruits, used in combination with diosmin (in a 1 : 9 ratio) to improve the tone of veins; to normalize the permeability of capillaries; and to treat vascular conditions such as hemorrhoids, chronic venous insufficiency, and fragile capillaries. No precautions known. See also diosmin, flavonoids.

hes·per·i·din

(hes-per'i-din)
A flavone diglycoside obtained from unripe citrus fruit.
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A placebo-controlled study on hot flashes using hesperidin with extra vitamin C found that hot flashes were eliminated in 53 percent of women participants and were reduced in 34 percent of them.
I have successfully used 1,000 mg (two capsules) of hesperidin methyl chalcone morning and night on an empty stomach for women with hot flashes.
EPA, sensitivity [alpha]-lipoic acid, L-carnitine, 4-Hydroxy isoleucine (Fenugrek) EGCG, caffeic acid Serotonin Improves glucose tolerance, increases glucose uptake into cells EPA, curcumin Inflammation Since inflammation and glucose impairment are related Bioflavonoids, Ellagic Oxidative stress Since ROS are implicated acid, EGCG, Cinnamic acid in most of the derivatives, Carotenoids, metabolic disorders [alpha]-lipoic acid, vitamin C & E Garlic constituents, Blood lipid Since lipid profile and Guggul constituents glucose impairment are related Kaempferol, leucocyanidin, Aldose reductase Inhibition of polyol hesperidin, Apiin Pathway
the xanthone mangiferin, the benzophenone iriflophenone-3-C-[beta]-glucoside, and the flavanones hesperidin and eriocitrin, possess anti-obesity properties (Chiba et al.
Specification of goods and estimated consumption: medicinal product containing flavonoidorum fractio purified micronisata 500 mg: diosminum 450 mg, flavonoid 50 mg expressed as hesperidin in one film-coated tablet, atc group: c05ca53.
A comparative study on the antioxidant effects of hesperidin and ellagic acid against skeletal muscle ischemia/reperfusion injury.
Salvador, Antioxidant Activity of the Flavonoid Hesperidin in Chemical and Biological Systems.
Effect of hesperidin on g-radiation-and/or paraquat herbicide-induced biochemical, hematological and histopathological changes in rats.
It has been suggested that both tangerine peel extract and a mixture of two citrus flavonoids, naringin and hesperidin, reduce cholesterol levels by modulating the activities of HMG-CoA reductase and acyl CoA:cholesterol O-acyltransferase (ACAT) (Bok et al.
Citrus peels contain antioxidant flavonoids, like hesperidin.
Investigation of the radioprotective efficacy of hesperidin against gamma-radiation induced cellular damage in cultured human peripheral blood lymphocytes.