Glycyrrhiza extract CAS NO.: 68916-91-6 Licorice Extract

  • Cas No.:68916-91-6
  • Molecular Formula:NA
  • Purity:98%
  • Molecular Weight:

Product Details

Appearance:Fine Powder

Throughput:10|Metric Ton|Month

Application:1. Applied in Medicine and health products. 2. Applied in food & pharmaceutical field.

Delivery Time:3-5working days



Product Name:

Licorice extract


Glycyrrhiza extract;Dry Licorice Root;Licorice Block Powder;Licorice extract liquid;glycyrrhiza;glycyrrhizae(latin);glycyrrhizaextract






Licorice extract is produced by extraction of the comminuted roots and rhizomes of Glycyrrhiza glabra, with boiling water followed by evaporation of the aqueous extract. The extract has a sweet, mild odor and a very sweet taste.


licorice extract (Glycyrrhiza glabra) is considered an anti-irritant, studies indicate an ability to absorb uVA and uVB rays. Studies also conclude that licorice extract has a depigmenting effect as well as an inhibitory effect on melanin synthesis given its ability to act as a tyrosinase inhibitor. As a depigmenting agent, licorice extract is described as more effective than kojic acid and 75 times more effective than ascorbic acid. The chief constituent of licorice root is glycyrrhizin, present in concentrations that range from 5 to 24 percent depending on the variety of licorice used. A member of the bean family, licorice’s pharmacological properties are found in the plant’s roots and stem.


1. Liquorice root could help enhance the transformation and transportation functions of the spleen and stomach.

2. Since the spleen dominates muscles and the liver controls tendons, liquorice root has excellent properties to relieve pain and cramps of smooth or skeletal muscles.

3. Liquorice root also moistens the lungs and stops coughs. It treats disorders such as shortness of breath, fatigue, sallow facial appearance, decreased food intake, loose stools, and diarrhea.

4. Its neutral property treats coughing and wheezing of various etiologies that stems from either cold or heat, and deficiencies of excess, with or without phlegm.

5. Liquorice root can also be used to clear heat and toxins; it is useful to treat poisoning due to foods, herbs, herbicides, pesticides, drugs and heavy metals.

6. Liquorice root has also been reported to speed the healing of canker sores.

Licorice extract is extracted from licorice ingredients have medicinal value. Licorice extract generally contains: glycyrrhizin, glycyrrhizic acid, licorice saponins, licorice flavonoids,thorn Mans handle flower elements quercetin.Licorice extract is yellow to brownish-yellow powder. Licorice extract is used to treat stomach weakness, malaise, fatigue, heart palpitations, shortness of breath, cough, sputum, abdominal, limb spasm acute pain and other symptoms.

Active ingredient:


5% 40%, 90% by HPLC

glycyrrhizic acid/glycyrrhizin acid/glycyrrhizinate/glycyrrhizin

 20%-98% by HPLC

glycyrrhizic acid ammonium salt

98% by HPLC