The Shan Zha is the fruit of a plant used in China . It is a shrub in the family Rosaceae , deciduous , spiny, densely branched up to 10 m tall. The color of the leaves is highly variable , and can range from brownish green to reddish brown . It has white flowers and fruit with a single nut, pea-sized , bright red to purplish color. It is common in thickets , forest margins and to delimit fields. It is distributed throughout central and southern Europe and in much of Asia, North Africa and North America
This fruit is rich in polyphenols , flavonoids and procyanidins lipolytic compounds have shown activity.
Shan Zha naturally stimulates metabolism promoting fat degradation level of adipocytes ( cells responsible for storing fat ) . This lipolytic activity has been demonstrated by an in vitro study. As a result , its use is particularly interesting in the case of people who want to control their weight and who are intolerant to caffeine , a stimulant agent present in many plants lipolytic activity .
It is used as a relaxant in people with anxiety or are in the process of smoking cessation .
Capsules containing 386 mg of Shan Zha fruit .
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SKU 350193.4 Weight 0.1500 Manufacturer Arkopharma Condition new