Organic Leaf Powder
INGREDIENTS: Organic Moringa Leaf Powder (Moringa oleifera)
DAILY SERVING SIZE: 1/4 teaspoon (1.5 g)
NET WEIGHT: 4 oz (113 g)
Moringa is an Indian tree that has been used in traditional medicine for thousands of years. It is very rich in healthy antioxidants and bioactive plant compounds and scientists have only investigated a fraction of the many amazing health benefits of Moringa. The leaves are highly nutritious and should be beneficial for people who are lacking in essential nutrients*.
Moringa leaves are rich in many important nutrients, including protein, vitamin B6, vitamin C, riboflavin and iron. It is rich in various antioxidants, including quercetin and chlorogenic acid and may increase blood antioxidant levels*.
In animal and test-tube studies, Moringa oleifera has been shown to have anti-inflammatory properties, reduction in cholesterol levels, and may protect against arsenic toxicity. Thought, these effects have not been studied in humans and only a few of its many reputed health benefits have been studied scientifically*.
Moringa leaves are an excellent source of many vitamins and minerals. One cup of fresh, chopped leaves (21 grams) contains:
Protein: 2 grams
Vitamin B6: 19% of the RDA
Vitamin C: 12% of the RDA
Iron: 11% of the RDA
Riboflavin (B2): 11% of the RDA
Vitamin A (from beta-carotene): 9% of the RDA
Magnesium: 8% of the RDA
Keep in mind that taking Moringa supplement won't supply your minimum daily intake of nutrients. The amounts are negligible compared to what you consume if you eat a balanced diet based on whole foods!
Processed, packaged and quality tested in California, USA. Kosher Certified by Kosher Certifications Services. Certified Organic by QAI, Inc.
*This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.