Bitter Melon Extract Powder
Bitter Melon Extract Technical Data Sheet
Bitter Melon Extract Powder
Momordica charantia L.
Extract Ratio 5:1 Saponins 10%, 30%
Momordica Charantia Fruit Extract
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What's Bitter Melon Extract
Bitter melon, also known as Momordica charantia or Karela, is a tropical and sub-tropical vine of the Cucurbitaceae family and is the most bitter of all fruits. The fruit is most often eaten when green and the skin is tender and edible. The plant contains several biologically active compounds called bitters, including charantin and momordicin, which help support glucose health and weight management when taken in conjunction with a sensible diet and fitness program.
Model No.: BTM
Product Name: Bitter Melon Extract Powder
Botanical Name: Momordica charantia L.
1. Saponins 10%, 30%
2. Extract Ratio: 5:1, 10:1, 20:1
(1) Anti-diabetic activity: Bitter melon contains steroidal saponins known as charantin, insulin-like peptides and alkaloids, which gives it hypoglycemic ability. Charantin stimulates the release of insulin and blocks the formation of glucose in the bloodstream, which may be helpful in the treatment of diabetes particularly in non-insulin dependent diabetes.
(2) Anti-virus activity and etc. Extracts standardized have proven efficacy in psoriasis, cancer infections, pain from neurological complications, and may delay the onset of cataracts or retinopathy and inhibit the AIDS virus through destroying viral DNA. The anti-cancer property is due in part to an enhancement of immune function. Study has shown that bitter melon extracts suppressed lymphocyte proliferation and macrophage and lymphocyte activity.
(3) Helps increase production of beta cells by the pancreas, repair beta cells, and stimulate restoring function of pancreas.
Assay: Saponins 10%
Appearance: Yellow Brown Powder
Particle Size: 100% through 80 Mesh
Loss on Drying: < 5.0%
Heavy Metals: < 20ppm
Arsenic(As): < 2ppm
Lead(Pb): < 2ppm
Total Plate Count: < 10,000cfu/G
Yeast & Mold: < 1,000cfu/G
a. The raw material is 100% natural, no additive added during products. Huge stock for the raw material, and finished products.
b. Full specifications, we can supply all the specifications.
c. Our special advantage is to produce goods conformed to the European market. European market is our main market, and we enjoyed a good reputation in Europe. Our heavy metals(As, Pb, Cd, Hg), Microbiology, Pesticide, etc. are well controlled.
d. Equipped with the most advanced extraction unit, and HPLC, UV, GC, AA. We are also in cooperation with many third party LAB to control the goods, such as SGS, PONY, CHROMADEX, etc..