This dietary supplement is made of pure Moringa oleifera leaf powder in a safe concentration. Moringa is a unique nutritional supplement that has been used in India for thousands of years. Moringa is rich in vitamin A, B (many B vitamins or B complex) and C that work against various health problems. Moringa’s rich vitamin A protects the vision and provides healthy skin. It has a high level of potassium that is important for the nervous system and brain function. The calcium in Moringa oleifera contributes to stronger bone structure. Moringa has protein building blocks since it contains all essential amino acids that the human organism is not itself capable of producing, and therefore must be added to the diet to prevent deficiencies in the protein synthesis of the body.
Moringa oleifera has historically been used against over 300 different diseases (also as a preventive nutrition) in Ayurveda – tradition such as asthma, diabetes, hypoglycemia, flu, herpes simplex, pneumonia, bronchitis, migraine, eye and ear infections, diarrhea , high blood pressure, bad cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, dementia, cerebral biliary disease and various skin diseases.
Moringa leaf powder is obtained from drying and powdering leaves of moringa tree. These leaves contain 36 anti-inflammatory, 46 antioxidant compounds and more than 90 nutrients. It can remain fresh for several months if the leaves are low temperature dried and packed in way to avoid moisture. This soft and fluffy powder is easily soluble in water and can be added as an ingredient for various recipes. This will give added nutritional value and highly beneficial for increasing immunity.
Moringa oleifera leaf powder properties
100 gram of the leaves contain the following nutrients and comparison gives the nutrient value between fresh leaves and dried leaves.
|Nutrient Value||Fresh Leaves||Dried Leaves|
|Carotene (Vit. A)||6.78 mg||18.9 mg|
|Thiamin (B1)||0.06 mg||2.64 mg|
|Riboflavin (B2)||0.05 mg||20.5 mg|
|Niacin (B3)||0.8 mg||8.2 mg|
|Vitamin C||220 mg||17.3 mg|
|Calcium||440 mg||2,003 mg|
|Calories||92 cal||205 cal|
|Carbohydrates||12.5 g||38.2 g|
|Copper||0.07 mg||0.57 mg|
|Fat||1.70 g||2.3 g|
|Fiber||0.90 g||19.2 g|
|Iron||0.85 mg||28.2 mg|
|Magnesium||42 mg||368 mg|
|Phosphorus||70 mg||204 mg|
|Potassium||259 mg||1,324 mg|
|Zinc||0.16 mg||3.29 mg|
Moringa oleifera dried leaf powder can supply the eight essential amino acids that are important for our body.
|Amino Acids||Fresh Leaves||Dried Leaves|
|Arginine||406.6 mg||1,325 mg|
|Histidine||149.8 mg||613 mg|
|Isoleucine||299.6 mg||825 mg|
|Leucine||492.2 mg||1,950 mg|
|Lysine||342.4 mg||1,325 mg|
|Methionine||117.7 mg||350 mg|
|Phenylalanine||310.3 mg||1,388 mg|
|Threonine||117.7 mg||1,188 mg|
|Tryptophan||107 mg||425 mg|
|Valine||374.5 mg||1,063 mg|