The leaves of the moringa tree contain several compounds that can stave off chronic disease. These substances include polyphenols, tannins and saponins. Besides combating heart disease, liver damage, and diabetes, these compounds also fight chronic inflammation.
Suggested Traditional uses
High in Vitamin A, calcium, magnesium, potassium zinc, iron. Stimulate immune system and metabolism. If taken on an empty stomach acts as a laxative. Protects liver and kidneys. Helps during weight loss.
Directions and safety precautions
Make an infusion. Use one teaspoon of herbs to a cup of boiled water, drink three times per day. Do not use if you are using anti-coagulant medication and are pregnant.