1. The functional red yeast rice is a product obtained by inoculating Monascus Purpureus into rice and fermenting for several days. So it is a product of natural process.
2. Functional red yeast rice has been scientifically
proved that it is effective for lowering cholesterol levels, reducing
triglycerides and blood pressure.
3. Functional red yeast rice is a safe, effective and
ideal natural lipid-regulating product. So it is often seen in supplement
product or works as pharmaceutical raw material.
4. Monacolin K is the active compound found in red yeast
rice that is commonly extracted and used in cholesterol-lowering statins and
5. You can also find synthetic red yeast product in the
market. You can identify the synthetic one from the natural one by checking the
proportion of Monacolin K acid form. The more accurate way is carbon isotope
6. The proportion of Monacolin K acid form in top-quality
natural red yeast rice may take up to 60%. After sterilization process, it will
still take up to 10%-20%.
7. To produce top-quality red yeast rice, it will take
over 15 strictly controlled steps which involve precise temperature and time
8. The most essential step in producing red yeast rice is
fermentation. Top companies in the industry will have two fermentation stages,
high temperature stage and low temperature stage.
9. The key material of red yeast rice, Monascus Purpureus,
needs regularly rejuvenation to keep its vitality and improve its quality.
10. Citrinin found in red yeast rice caused some
controversy. The general standard for citrinin in the industrial is below
50ppb. But you can also find red yeast rice which is totally free of citrinin
in the market.
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