010-000-354 Oroxylin A, CAS 480-11-5

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Synonyms 5,7-Dihydroxy-6-methoxy-2-phenyl-4H-1-benzopyran-4-one, 5,7-Dihydroxy-6-methoxyflavone;, 6-Methoxybaicalein.
Source Oroxylum indicum, Scutellaria baicalensis, Scutellaria rehderiana and Gomphrena martiana
Keywords Anti-tumor, neuroprotection, anti-inflammatory, anti-itch, anti-allergic
Related Products Kojic Acid, Ellagic Acid, Rapamycin


Oroxylin A Specifications

Product Name Oroxylin A
CAS Registry Number 480-11-5
Molecular Formula C16H12O5
Molecular Weight 284.267 g/mol
Purity 95% – 99%
Appearance Pale yellow powder
Package 1kg-25kg
Shelf life 2 years
Solubility Soluble in methyl alcohol
Functions Anti-tumor, neuroprotection, anti-inflammatory, anti-birth, anti-itch, anti-allergic

Oroxylin A Description

Oroxylin A is a flavonoid isolated from Scutellaria baicalensis, which is one of the most important medicinal herbs in traditional Korean/Chinese/Japanese medicine. Oroxylin A has been found to improve memory consolidation in mice by elevating brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) levels in the hippocampus.

Oroxylin A is an O-methylated flavone that comes from Scutellaria baicalensis and Scutellaria lateriflora plants as well as the Oroxylum indicum tree.

Oroxylin A

Oroxylin A Applications

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  1. Yoon, Seo Young. Oroxylin A improves attention deficit hyperactivity disorder-like behaviors in the spontaneously hypertensive rat and inhibits the reuptake of dopamine in vitro”. Archives of Pharmacal Research. 36 (1): 134–140.
  2. Liao JF. Benzodiazepine binding site-interactive flavones from Scutellaria baicalensis root”. Planta Med. 64 (6): 571–2.