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Why Moringa Oleifera?
Moringa is a tree with proven medicinal
properties. There are many benefits of the moringa tree, but the health
benefits are the most important. It has more nutritional values.
Moringa oleifera Lam (Moringaceae) is a highly valued plant, distributed
in many countries of the tropics and subtropics. It has an impressive
range of medicinal uses with high nutritional value. Different parts of
this plant contain a profile of important minerals, and are a good source
of protein, vitamins, beta-carotene, amino acids and various phenolics.
The Moringa plant provides a rich and rare combination of zeatin,
quercetin, beta-sitosterol, caffeoylquinic acid and kaempferol. In
addition to its compelling water purifying powers and high nutritional
value, M. oleifera is very important for its medicinal value. Various
parts of this plant such as the leaves, roots, seed, bark, fruit, flowers
and immature pods act as cardiac and circulatory stimulants, possess
antitumor, antipyretic, antiepileptic, antiinflammatory, antiulcer,
antispasmodic, diuretic, antihypertensive, cholesterol lowering,
antioxidant, antidiabetic, hepatoprotective, antibacterial and antifungal
activities, and are being employed for the treatment of different ailments
in the indigenous system of medicine, particularly in South Asia. This
detailed phytochemical composition, medicinal uses, along with
pharmacological properties of different parts of this multipurpose
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