💊 Chemical information
Gamma Oryzanol; Orizanol; γ-Oryzanol; γ-OZ. Triacontanyl 3(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)prop-2-enoate.
Chemical formula: C40H58O4 = 602.9.
CAS — 11042-64-1.
Oryzanol is a substance extracted from rice bran oil and rice embryo bud oil. It has been given orally in the treatment of hyperlipidaemias. It has also been used for its supposed effects on autonomic and endocrine function.
1. Cicero AF, Gaddi A. Rice bran oil and gamma-oryzanol in the treatment of hyperlipoproteinaemias and other conditions. Phytother Res 2001; 15: 277–89.
Multi-ingredient: Fr.: Cosmodex Depigmenten†; Ital.: Anasterol; Lenirose†; Mavipiu†; Jpn: Q & P; Sin Q & P Gold; Singapore: Gin-Vita.
Published May 08, 2019.