Botanical source:Piper nigrum L
Test method: HPLCCAS:94-62-2
solubility：40 mg/L (18 ºC)
Melting point:131-135 °C(lit.)
What is Piperine?
Pure Piperine is an alkaloid that gives black pepper (Piper nigrum) its flavor. It is slightly soluble in water and highly soluble in alcohol, chloroform and ether. Piperine has a long history of use in some types of traditional medicine. Its primary commercial use is in modern herbal medicine and insecticides.
Long hailed as the “king of spices,” black pepper is a staple seasoning in many households around the globe.
Its distinct flavor is due to the presence of piperine, a compound that has been linked to a long list of health benefits.
Benefits of BioPerine and Piperine Supplements
- Piperine May increase nutrient absorption
Piperine has been shown to increase the absorption of several nutrients and beneficial plant compounds.
For example, studies show that piperine can increase the absorption of curcumin by up to 2,000%. Curcumin is an active plant compound found in turmeric. It’s believed to possess anti-inflammatory properties.
What’s more, studies show that piperine can boost the absorption of beta carotene, another beneficial plant compound.
- Piperine Could boost brain function
Several animal studies have found that piperine could help protect brain and nerve cells to improve memory and prevent mental impairment. Still, human research is needed.
- Piperine May alleviate inflammation
Inflammation is a normal immune response. It helps protect your body against illness and infection.Test-tube and animal studies show that piperine could help decrease markers of inflammation, but human research is still needed.
- Could block cancer cell growth
Due to its antioxidant effects, some research suggests that BioPerine could help block the growth, division, and spread of cancer cells .
Test-tube studies show that piperine could decrease the growth and spread of breast, prostate, and colon cancer cells. Still, more studies are warranted to learn how the compound might affect cancer development in humans.
- May stabilize blood sugar levels
Some studies have suggested that BioPerine could support improved blood sugar management through various mechanisms.
According to some test-tube and animal studies, piperine could help stabilize blood sugar levels by increasing the absorption of sugar into your body’s cells, preventing insulin resistance, and enhancing the effectiveness of diabetes medications.
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