Product Name: Bitter Melon Extract
Botanical Name: Momordica charantia L.
Botanical Source: Bitter melon
Appearance: Brownish powder
Plant Part Used: Bitter melon fruit Extract
Extraction Method: Water/Enthanol
Specification: Charantin 10%
Test Method: UV, HPLC
CAS No.: 90063-94-8, Charantin 57126-62-2
Main Functions of bitter melon extract
Bitter melon may improve blood sugar control in people with adult-onset diabetes. Three different groups of constituents(charantin, insulin-like peptides, and alkaloids) in bitter melon have been reported to have hypoglycemic (blood sugar lowering) or other actions of potential benefit in diabetes mellitus. Help increase production of beta cells by the pancreas, repair beta cells, and stimulate restoring function of pancreas.
1.Cancer Prevention: bitter melon can be used to treat liver cancer, kidney cancer and colon cancer and breast cancer.
2.Anti – Inflammatory Benefit: it can help you preventing acne due to its anti-inflammatory because this herb can inhibit growth of acne – causing bacteria.
3.Hangover: with its alcohol intoxication properties, bitter melon powder can help in treating hangover; also it can clean and repair liver problems.
4. Blood Disorders: it can treat several types of blood disorders, for example: ring-worm, itching, blood boils, and scabies, and so on.
5. Skin Benefit: it can treat deep skin wounds and infections.
6. Eye Benefit: it can help people in improving eyesight and alleviate eye problems due to it is high in
beta-carotene and other properties. In short, bitter melon can be very useful in cuisine and medicine purposes.
Application of bitter melon extract
1. In healthy product industry.
2. In pharmaceutical field.