Bitter melon, scientifically known as Momordica charantia, is a tropical vegetable in the squash family native to India and used extensively in Chinese and Ayurvedic cultures. It is also known as Karela and bitter gourd. It is considered effective at impeding malaria infection in addition to it’s anti tumor capacities. According to findings published in the Public Library of Science One Journal bitter melon extract was administered to an animal model using mice for four weeks and was found to reduce the size of neck and head tumors and suppress it’s continued growth. It is also worth mentioning bitter melon contains double the calcium content of spinach, double the beta carotene content of broccoli, and double the potassium of bananas. An overall superfood. Add bitter melon extract to smoothies, juices, or any recipe as desired. We also carry the cold pressed seed oil which is just as amazing as the extract.
The bitter melon extract helps in the prevention of heart diseases by maintaining healthy blood sugar and cholesterol levels. It is rich in fibre which helps cure constipation and indigestion. Its antioxidant properties help improve immunity. A combination of bitter melon extract and honey makes an effective remedy to treat cold, cough, asthma, etc.
Bitter Melon Extract Is:
• Pain Reliever
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