Also known as Bitter gourd, Bitter squash, Balsam pear and Bitter apple, that belong to the family of Cucurbitaceae. It is widely growing throughout Asia. Bitter Melon is a dry season staple food, and it is a well-known edible fruit. Bitter melon contains many biologically active compounds like flavonoids, phenolic acids, glycosides, triterpenes, alkaloids, essential oils, momordicoside D, momordicin, charantin, and cucurbitacin. Bitter melon is good for blood sugar levels and a potent antioxidant for oxidative stress.
Note: Information contained herein is believed to be accurate and is offered in good faith for the benefit of the customer: Green Jeeva, LLC., however does not assume any liability or risk involved in the use of its products since the conditions of use are beyond our control. Nothing contained herein shall constitute an express or implied guarantee or warranty with respect to Green Jeeva, LLC’s or their use.
|Mesh size||Passes through #60 mesh||USP<786>|
|Loss on drying||NMT 5.0% w/w||USP<731>|
|Solubility in water||NLT 80 % w/v||USP|
|Tapped Bulk Density||0.50g/ml to 0.90 g/ml||USP<616>|
|Untapped Bulk Density||0.30g/ml to 0.70 g/ml||USP<616>|
|PH 5% Solution||5 to 7||USP<791>|
|Identification||Charantin By TLC||TLC|
|Total Heavy Metals||NMT 10 ppm||USP<231>|
|Lead||NMT 0.5 ppm||USP<232>|
|Arsenic||NMT 1 ppm||USP<232>|
|Mercury||NMT 0.5 ppm||USP<232>|
|Cadmium||NMT 0.5 ppm||USP<232>|
|Total Plate Count||NMT 10,000 cfu/g||USP<61>|
|Yeast & Mold||NMT 1000 cfu/g||USP<61>|
See what are often bought with this!