Coptis chinesis is a low growing plant indigenous to the mountainous regions of China, also known as huang lian or golden thread, Coptis has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine to treat digestive, respiratory, and infectious disorders and is a rich source of the bioactive constituent berberine.
In the Winter 2019 issue of Avena magazine, you’ll see an article on Coptis chinesis, an amazing medicinal plant from China written by our founder Phil Rasmussen and New Product Development Technologist Elizabeth Bedford.
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In the April 2019 issue of Avena magazine from the NZ Medical Herbalists Association, you’ll find our founder Phil Rasmussen and New Product Development Technologist Elizabeth’s piece on Black Pepper (Piper nigrum).
Considered ‘The king of spices’, Black Pepper has been used and valued for at least 4,000 years thanks to its antioxidant, antimicrobial, and gastro-protective properties.Take a look at the article about the exciting potential of Black Pepper.