Bitter Melon Powder – Organic

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Bitter Melon Powder – Organic

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About our bitter melon powder

Bitter melon (Momordica charantia) is an edible, medicinal fruit that is native to Asia, Africa and parts of the Caribbean. It has a very long history of use in Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine.

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Organic Bitter Melon Powder

Organic Bitter Melon Powder (Momordica charantia) is an edible, medicinal fruit that is native to Asia, Africa and parts of the Caribbean. It has a very long history of use in Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine.

Soil AssociationIngredients: 100% Bitter Melon
Country of Origin: India

Botanical Name: Momordica Charantia – Other Names:  Karela, Bitter Gourd

Bitter melon is a member of the same family as squash, melon, and gourds (Cucurbitaceae).

Organic Bitter Melon Powder is very low in calories and dense with precious nutrients. It is an excellent source of vitamins B1, B2, and B3, C, magnesium, folate, zinc, phosphorus, manganese, and high in dietary fibre. It is rich in iron, contains twice the beta-carotene of broccoli, twice the calcium of spinach, and twice the potassium of a banana.

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This product has been tested for pesticides, artificial fertilisers, heavy metals, e.coli, yeast, mould, salmonella and foreign matter. This product contains no bulking agents, added sugar, palm oil or GMO.

Possible benefits of bitter melon powder

Organic Bitter MelonLove from Detox Trading  May help blood sugar levels & diabetes
Love from Detox Trading  May help lower cholesterol levels
Love from Detox Trading  May prevents osteoporosis
Love from Detox Trading  Supports liver health
Love from Detox Trading  Anti-inflammatory
Love from Detox Trading  Helps weight loss
Love from Detox Trading  Helps boost the immune system

Suggested Use:

This plant is best prepared as a tea. Use one teaspoon of powder for each cup of water, gently boil in a covered pot for 20 minutes. Allow to cool and settle for 10 minutes then strain warm liquid into a cup (leaving the settled powder in the bottom of the pan). It is traditionally taken in one cup dosages, 2-3 times daily.

Precautions:

Love from Detox Trading  Avoid consuming bitter melon during pregnancy.
Love from Detox Trading  Avoid while breastfeeding.
Love from Detox Trading  Also should be avoided pre and post-surgical procedures as it is said to have blood thinning properties.
Love from Detox Trading  This plant has been documented in animal studies to reduce fertility in both males and females and should therefore not be used by those undergoing fertility treatment or seeking pregnancy.
Love from Detox Trading  Should not be used by those with hypoglycaemia.
Love from Detox Trading  Diabetics should use with caution while monitoring their blood sugar levels regularly.

 

Nutritional info Per 100g
Energy KJ – 1160KJ
Energy Kcal – 278Kcal
Total Carbohydrate – 27.42g
Of which sugars – 4.08g
Dietary Fibre – 38.2g
Protein – 19.20g
Total Fat – 1.68g
Of which saturates -1.15g
Sodium – 290mg

Allergen free from:
Peanut, Peanut Oil
Tree nuts
Sesame Seeds
Milk & Derivatives
Eggs
Fish
Shellfish
Soya
Wheat & Gluten
Sulfites
Other Known Allergens
Free from any GMO

The UK governments nutrition and health claim regulations are very strict, as a result, we can’t state the full benefits of this product on our site, therefore we encourage you to do your internet own research.

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125g Bitter Melon ♡ £4.60, 250g Bitter Melon ♡ £7.20, 500g Bitter Melon ♡ £12.40, 1kg Bitter Melon ♡ £22.75

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