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About Rose Hip

What is Rose Hip?

Rosehip has been used as food material for tea and jam for a long time in Europe and the United States, especially Danish Rosehip has been recognized as a raw material of joint health food.

Distribution and Characteristics

Rosehip is a shrub plant that grows up to 2-3m tall, mainly originating in Europe and South America. It is a fruit that falls with white flowers and pink flowers. The rose is rich in flavor, and the rosehip fruit is composed of seeds and pulp. 70% of the fruit is composed of seeds

Rose Hip is a vitamin C that helps collagen synthesis. It contains 60 times as much lemon as DNA, prevents beta-carotene damage, prevents skin aging, and contains beta-carotene and lycopene, which are excellent for anti-cancer and antioxidant properties. have.
It also contains retinoic acid, vitamin A, B1.2, E, and P in addition to gamma linolenic acid, which is effective for anti-inflammatory, hypoglycemic, and anti-cancer effects.
It has long been used in foodstuffs such as tea and jam in Europe and the United States as fruit, and Danish Rosehip has been recognized as a raw material for joint health foods.

Rosehip Nutrition Ingredients and Effects

Representative producer country of Rose Hip

Danish rosehip (used as a raw material for joint health food) vs Chilean rosehip (used as a raw material for cosmetics and tea)

Danish Rose Hip Europe Sales Status

The quality of the products of Denmark Rose Hip is recognized throughout the world and is sold throughout Europe

Key Clinical and Research Journal on Rosehip (GOPO)

  • 01 Danish & US joint
    human experiment report

    A joint research team led by Dr. Frederick Scholl, Denmark, Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Bioscience and Biotechnology, University of Copenhagen, USA, and Osteoarthrits and cartillage, 82% of the patients who participated in the human experiment proved to be effective in alleviating the pain even if they ingest 5g per day and only 3 weeks.

  • 02 Charite medical school in germany
    /Rheumatoid joint human experiment

    Dr. Stefan Wolchi, MD, professor of medicine at the University of Berlin, Germany, in collaboration with a team of Danish researchers, has demonstrated the efficacy of Rosehip in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.

  • 03 British Arthritis Society
    - rheumatoid arthritis effect

    The green leaf mussel has the effect of alleviating joint pain when ingested with an analgesic agent, but it has no effect on rheumatism, and those taking a thrombolytic agent such as hypertension must be careful, and Rosehip is also effective in arthritis, .

The National Institute for Health and Clinical Research (NICE)

  • Founded in 1999, NICE is a quasi-government agency in the United Kingdom, specializing in medical and medical devices, appraisal including medical practices, the development of the National Public Head Guidance, And providing a Center for Clinical Practice (CCP).

    [원문]
    “A 3 month of GOPO could be considered if OA sufferes are seeking a non prescription option for their joint pain. GOPO is emerging as a safe and effective natural health supplement with good quality evidence for its health in OA”

    [번역]
    관절이 불편한 환자가 관절통증을 다스리기 위하여 GOPO(라이토플렉스)를 3개월간 섭취해 보는 것을 권장한다.
    GOPO(라이토플렉스)는 관절염 관리에 도움이 된다
    는 확실한 임상자료를 가지고, 안전하고 효과적인 천연 건강기능식품으로 대두하고 있다.

Why ? Is Rosehip (Comparison of the characteristics of raw materials for joint health food)

Division Rose-Hip(Bran powder) Glucosamine Abstract Hip Mussel Extract
Origin Powder of the field fruit (Rosa canina L.) Shell of crustaceans (crab, shell of shrimp) Green Lipped Mussel Extract Oil
Materials used No stomach obstruction by vegetable Animal Animal
Main ingredient Galactolipid, beta carotene, catechin, lycopene, lutein, vitamin C, etc. Glucosamine Omega-3 (DHA, EPA, ETA) Seatone, Omega-6, Omega-9, etc.
Efficacy and effectiveness - Anti-inflammatory action of osteoarthritis (pelvis, knee joint, etc.)
- Smooth joint function, help in collagen production
- rheumatism treatment
- Components of cartilage, nails, skin, hair, etc.
- stimulating cartilage cells, producing proteoglycan
Can help with joint health
Production method It is cultivated by organic method and it is dried and powdered by special method so as to contain the maximum amount of active ingredient Production of crustaceans by acid digestion Abstract Heap mussel extracted oil extraction
Country of manufacture Northern Europe (Denmark, Sweden) Japan, China, Germany, France, etc. New Zealand
Other efficacy - Increase immunity, promote iron absorption, prevent scurvy
- Promotion of growth, prevention of night blindness
- Promote cell membrane and skin tissue regeneration (linoleic acid, linolenic acid))
Effect period The effect started to appear after 3 weeks After 8 weeks, the effect started to appear Do not ingest with thrombolytic agents.

Why ? Is Rosehip (Comparison of the characteristics of raw materials for joint health food)

Division Denmark Rosehip Chilean rose hip
main ingredient Galactolipid, beta-carotene, catechin, lycopene, lutein, Vitamin C (20 times of orange, 60 times of lemon), calcium (9 times of milk), β-carotene (8 times of tomato) Beta-carotene, catechin, lycopene, lutein, Vitamin C (most likely to be destroyed by sunburn) Calcium (9 times as much milk), beta carotene (8 times as much as tomato)
Efficacy and effectiveness - Anti-inflammatory action of osteoarthritis (pelvis, knee joint, etc.)
- Smooth joint function, help in collagen production
- 90% effect on hand joints
- No human clinical data.
- Individually recognized in domestic as raw materials experiment
- No SCI-related articles related to clinical and experimental.
Production method It is cultivated by organic method and it is dried and powdered by special method so as to contain the maximum amount of active ingredient Organic cultivation, sun drying method
Presentations none