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Rutin

Last Updated May 22nd 2022, 5:20:46 pm

Description

Rutin (rutoside or rutinoside) is a flavonoid found in a wide variety of plants including citrus fruit.

Composition

It is a phenolic compound called a “glycoside”; consisting of the flavonol quercetin and the disaccharide rutinose.

Healing Properties

Weight Loss

Brown Fat Activation

Rutin ameliorates obesity through brown fat activation.[1]

Endothelial Health

Disease / Symptom Treatment

Metabolic Disorders

Rutin may provide a novel therapeutic approach to the treatment of metabolic disorders.[1:1]

Obesity

Rutin ameliorates obesity through brown fat activation.[1:2]


  1. Title: Rutin ameliorates obesity through brown fat activation
    Institution(s): The University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China; China Agricultural University, Beijing, China; Yanbian University, Yanji, China
    Publication: The Faseb Journal
    Date: October 2016
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