Eucommia ulmoides is a Traditional Chinese Medicine that has been recommended for vitality enhancement and longevity. Eucommia ulmoides extract Aucubin is a collection of flavonoids (ones that are fairly common in the plant world) as well as both lignans and irioid compounds (both of which are not unique to this plant, but tend to be less common).
- CAS No.: 479-98-1
- Chemical formula: C15H22O9
Aucubin is an iridoid glycoside, are commonly found in plants and function as defensive compounds to decrease the growth rates of many generalist herbivores.