Product: Bitter Melon Extract Powder
Product Name: Bitter melon extract
Latin Name: Momordica charantia L.
Used Part: Seed
Appearance: Yellow Brown Powder
Odor &Taste: Characteristic
Test Method: UV
Total Saponins :1%,3%,10%;
Extract Ratio:10:1, 20:1
Active Ingredient: Charantin, Total Saponins
CAS NO. 90063-94-8
Molecular Formula: C42H62O16
Molecular Weight: 822.92
Introduction of Bitter Melon Extract Powder :
Bitter Melon grows in tropical areas, including parts of East Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, and South America, where it is used as a food as well as a medicine. It is a green cucumber shaped fruit with gourd-like bumps all over it. It looks like an ugly, light green cucumber. And it tastes very bitter. Although the seeds, leaves, and vines of Bitter Melon have all been used, the fruit is the safest and most prevalent part of the plant used medicinally.
Li Shi Zhen, the medical scientist in China's Ming Dynasty, said that the bitter melon extract powder had the effect of" eliminating the evil heat, alleviating fatigue, purifying the mind, clearing the vision, tonifying qi and fortifying yang ". According to the modern research discovery,bitter melon extract powder can lower blood sugar obviously. It has certain curative effect to diabetes. It has certain effects to viral diseases and cancer.
Main Function of Bitter Melon Extract Powder:
Anti-Diabetes (Hypoglycemia or Blood Glucose Lowering, adult-onset diabetes or type-II diabetes)
Demulcent (Ache Relief)
Functional food and food additive;