China Bitter Melon P.E.
Latin name: Momordica Charantia Linn.
Part used: Fruit
Active ingredient: Charantin
Molecular Formula: C42H62O16
Molecular Weight: 822.92
Appearance: Fine yellowish brown powdered solid
Odour & Taste:Characteristic,bitter
Solubility:Soluble in ethanol & water solution
Test method: UV
Introduction:The plant Momordica charantia belongs to the family
cucuritaceae and is commonly known as bitter melon. ??Bitter melon
grows in tropical and subtropic 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 produces beautiful flowers and
prickly fruit .The fruit of this plant lives up to its name???it
tastes 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. The juice of the
leaves and fruit or seeds is used as an anthelmintic.The roots and
fruit are used as an abortifacient.
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Bitter melon has been used in various Asian and African traditional
medicine systems for a long time.Active substances,
uses:Bitter melon has been used in traditional medicine for several
other ailments, including dysentery, colic, fevers, burns, painful
menstruation, scabies and other skin problems. It has also been
used as abortifacient, for?? control, and to help childbirth