Madecassic acid is one of the three triterpenes isolated from Centella asiatica. The wound healing property of Madecassic acid has been attributed to its ability to stimulate collagen synthesis. Madecassic acid is a natural immunomodulator with a diverse profile of anti-inflammatory and anti-diabetic effects. The action of Madecassic acid works by blocking NF-κB activation in macrophages and altering lipid metabolism in mice. Studies are underway researching the metabolism of Madecassic acid in vivo.
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