Apocynum venetum L.
Luobuma (in Chinese)
Rafuma (in Japanese)
A traditional folk medicine in China and used in form of tea.
A beverage with Foods for Specified Health Uses (FOSHU) in Japan for over 20 years.
※ Registered as a crude drug in Chinese pharmacopoeia
✓ No drug-interaction (in vivo)
✓ No photosensitivity observed in clinical trials
✓ About 16.7 times higher anti-depression effect (in vivo)
✓ Lower dosage ( VENETRON® 50 mg/day vs. SJW 600 mg/day)
VENETRON® was given positive comment on its effects by consumers, which was almost 3 times than other materials.
Furthermore, showed highest ratio in “feeling great effects” among 100 materials of dietary supplement!