Bitter Melon

Review Bitter Melon Forms and Sizes of Bulk Herbs Below

Common Name:   Bitter Melon, Momordica Fruit, Bitter Gourd, Gructus Momordicae Charantiae, Pare, Pare Pahit, Paria, peria, Bitter Squash, Art Pumpkin, Cerasee, Carila Cundeamor, Bitter Cucumber, Balsam-Pear, Balsam Apple
Botanical Name:  Momordica charantia fruit
Chinese / Pin Yin Name:   Ku Gua, Ku Gua Gan
Bitter Melon Dosage:  Consult your helathcare provider for your correct dose.
Bitter Melon Precautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing.

Bitter Melon Benefits & Information

Bitter Melon is a tradtional Chinese medicinal herb use to clear summer heat, support eyesight and to remove toxicity.  Bitter Melon benefits include immune system booster, support skin health, promote eye health and support healthy glucose levels. In addition to it's medicinal uses bitter melon is also widely used as a food source in many cuisines.
Bitter Melon Properties:  Bitter Cold
Bitter Melon Channels / Meridians: Heart, Lung, Spleen, Stomach
Bitter Melon Naturally Occurring Chemical Components:  5α-Stigmasta-7,25-dien-3β-ol, 5-hydroxytryptamine, Gamma-aminobutyric acid, Lutein, Lycopene, Mutachrome, Oxalate, Oxalic acid

Herbs That Combine with Bitter Melon

Neem Leaf     Black Pepper     Basil     Ginger     Cumin     Lemon     Honey     Sesame Oil

References:  http://alternativehealing.org/ku_gua.htm, https://herbpathy.com/Uses-and-Benefits-of-Bitter-Melon-Cid1016