Views:9 Author:golden horizon biologics Publish Time: 2017-10-12 Origin:Site
Rhodiola rosea is a perennial herb indigenous in arctic and mountainous region of Europe, Asia and North America. Rhodiola rosea is also known as golden root, roseroot, arcticroot etc. and has been used traditionally for medicinal purpose in Scandinavia, Eastern Europe and Asia. Rhodiola rosea is known for its stimulating effects on the nervous system, decreasing depression, increasing physical endurance, productivity and resistance to high altitude sickness. Some studies have shown than rhodiola rosea extract is more effective in reducing mild to moderate depression than the placebo drug. Also, rhodiola rosea extract based medicinal products has been categorised as adaptogen by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) in 2012. Mostly, the root of rhodiola rosea plant is used for extract and the active constituents in the root are phenylpropanoids, flavonoids, monoterpernes, triterpenes and phenolic acids. Extracts of rhodiola rosea has been standardized by many manufacturers and is advertised as natural adaptogen in the market. Furthermore, rhodiola rosea extract is one of the most popular natural adaptogen in the market, hence major extract producers include rhodiola rosea extract in their product portfolio. Increasing popularity of rhodiola rosea extract based product in the developed market due to the trend of using natural dietary supplements & herbal medicine and the aggressive advertisement by herbal medicine manufacturers are driving the global rhodiola rosea extract market.
Rhodiola Rosea Extract Market Segmentation
On the basis of nature of product rhodiola rosea extract is segmented as organic rhodiola rosea extract and conventional rhodiola rosea extract. The organic rhodiola rosea extract is expected to draw significant attention among health conscious consumer in developed markets and subsequently act as a driving factor for the rhodiola rosea extract market growth globally. Rhodiola rosea extract is segmented on the basis of form which includes liquid extract and powder extract. Powder extract segment is expected to build a steady increase in market demand attributed to its diversity in use. Rhodiola rosea extract is also segmented on the basis of end use application which includes dietary supplements and cosmetics.