Product Name: Diosmin/Hesperidin
English name: Diosmin
Molecular formula: C28H32O15
Molecular Weight: 609
Appearance: light yellow or white crystalline powder
Effectiveness: The role of vitamin P-like, to reduce brittleness and abnormal vascular permeability, but also for the prevention and treatment of hypertension and arteriosclerosis of adjuvant therapy for the treatment of capillary effect brittle than rutin, hesperidin better, but also toxic low. The treatment of hemorrhoids, such as chronic venous insufficiency.
Diosmin is largely used in EU as a medicine in combination with Hesperidine. The formulation of Dismin 90%+Hesperidin 10% branded Alvenor by famous Servier has an annual sales of millions of dollars in EU. But FDA does not approve it as a medicine but a dietary supplement. Recently a new formulation of Diosmin 95%+Hesperidin 5% has been also approved by EU countries and FDA.
Nowadays more companies in other countries also launched similar products as the same proportion of Diosmin and Hesperidine, whatever it is used as a medicine or dietary supplement, Diosmin has been well acknowledged to be a vascular-protecting agent used to treat chronic venous insufficiency, hemorrhoids, lymphedema, and varicose veins.