It is a extracted from skin and fruit of the Garcinia mangostana. It is a yellow crystalline powder with a xanthone core structure.
Active constituents Alpha-mangostin 30%-90%, CAS No.: 6147-11-1
Actions Scavenge free radicals, a high ranker on the ORAC antioxidant scale. Inhibited growth of human leukemia HL60 cells, act as histamine and serotonin receptor blockers, and also inhibit HIV-1 protease. Effects against human hepatocellular carcinoma cells and human breast cancer SKBR3 cells.