Ginkgo biloba is considered as a living fossil, as it is the only survivor of a species originated 150 million years ago. The tree defended itself throughout the centuries and modern science has identified its components as a reasons for its longevity in nature. The standardized extract from Ginkgo biloba leaves has been subject to extensive research which identified the terpenoid fraction as responsible for soothing effect
Ginkgo biloba L.
≥30.0% of total ginkgoterpenes
≥10.0% of bilobalide
≥10.0% of ginkgolides A, B, C, J by HPLC
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