Momordica Charantia (Karela)

Botanical name: Momordica charantia

Family: Cucurbitaceae

Common Name: Bitter guard, Bitter melon

Part used: Fruit

Phytochemicals: Bitters

Final Product:

Bitters 3%-10%

Category: Weight Management, Blood Sugar Support.


  • Anti-tumours
  • Anti-viral
  • As a Hypoglycemic agent in Diabetes mellitus
  • Momordica has other biological activities including inhibition of infection and replication of HIV-1.