chlorophyllin


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chlorophyllin

 [klor´o-fil-in]
any of the water-soluble salts from chlorophyll, used topically and orally for deodorizing skin lesions and orally for deodorizing the urine and feces in colostomy, ileostomy, and incontinence; used particularly in the form of the copper complex.
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The company offers spirulina (blue), several sodium copper chlorophyllin (green) options, caramel and other customised blends depending on application, market location and desired hue.
Most chlorophyll supplements contain chlorophyllin. Chlorophyllin is a water-soluble derivative of natural chlorophyll that is potentially better absorbed by the body than other forms of chlorophyll.
Hu, "Analysis of the therapeutic effect of sodium copper chlorophyllin tablet in treating 60 cases of leukopenia," Chinese Journal of Integrative Medicine, vol.
As recently as 2012, it was discovered that many Italian olives cured in the Castelvetrano style were artificially colored green with E-141ii, copper chlorophyllin complexes, that is not a legally allowed additive for table olives or olive oil by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the European Union [79], and this continues to be a problem with food fraud today [80].
Tajmir-Riahi, "Human serum albumin complexes with chlorophyll and chlorophyllin," Biopolymers, vol.
Chung, "Inhibitory effects of chlorophyllin, hemin and tetrakis(4-benzoic acid)porphyrin on oxidative DNA damage and mouse skin inflammation induced by 12-O-tetradecanoylphorbol-13-acetate as a possible anti-tumor promoting mechanism," Mutation Research/Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis, vol.
Earlier, it has been reported that chlorophyllin and pheophorbide are photodynamically toxic against mosquito larvae and fish parasite in aquatic ecosystem [11-14].
Ramsay et al., "Influence of papain urea copper chlorophyllin on wound matrix remodeling," Wound Repair and Regeneration, vol.
Effects of chlorophyll and chlorophyllin on low-dose aflatoxin Bj pharmacokinetics in human volunteers.
Another copper-porphyrin complex (sodium-copper chlorophyllin) has been shown to act as an inhibitor and also as a promoter of DNA- damage induction by a variety of mutagens [4].