The plant Momordica charantia belongs to the family of cucuritaceae and is commonly known as bitter melon. The young tender fruit is edible. Because of the taste it acquires the fame painstakingly. It is native to tropical parts of Asia, and widely distributed in the subtropics, the tropics and the warm temperate zone. The bitter melon is rich in Vitamin B, C, the calcium, the iron and so on.
1. The bitter melon 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, it can lower blood sugar obviously. It has certain curative effect to diabetes, viral diseases and cancer.
2. Featured by lowering blood sugar fast; preventing and improving diabetes complication, regulating blood fats and reinforce; supporting healthy blood sugar levels and blood pressure.
3. Actually, it is helpful for relieve many diseases , like pyreticosis, polydipsia, summerheat stroke, high fever and pain, carbuncle, erysipelas malignant apthae.
4. Nowadays, it has wide application at market, which be used as nutritional supplement or as pharmaceutical material for making capsule, tablets, or softgels and pills.
5.Many experimental findings conclude that bitter gourd exhibits promising anti-diabetic activity. Its antihyperlipidemic effect could represent a protective mechanism against the development of atherosclerosis, especially in diabetic condition.
6.Bitter melon can alleviate liver problems and nourish the liver. It relieves acid reflux and indigestion, improving gallbladder function and lowers fluid retention. Another two points are about boost immunity and respiratory health, the excellent remedy for respiratory illness, such as cold.