Type of Compound: Flavonoid

Medical Properties: 

Antioxidant
Anti-inflammatory
Memory support
Nervous system support

Description: Luteolin is a chemical that is classified as a citrus bioflavonoid. It is a yellow crystal in pure form, which is typical for flavonoids. Luteolin has many uses as a health supplement due to its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. These properties allow luteolin to scavenge reactive compounds containing oxygen and nitrogen, which can cause cellular damage. Additional biological effects of luteolin include the activation of the dopamine transporter.

Boiling Point (F): 1141 

Boiling Point (C):  616 

Melting Point (F): 626 

Melting Point (C): 330 

Concentration (% of dry weight): 

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Chemical Formula: C15H10O6 

IUPAC Name:  2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-5,7-dihydroxychromen-4-one