Bitter Melon, commonly known as Bitter Gourd or Karela in Hindi may not be a favourite of one and all in terms of taste, but this wonder herb offers incredible health benefits. It has numerous of antioxidants and nutrients to offer. Widely known as Karela in many parts of India, Kakarakaaya in Telugu and Pavakkayi in Tamil, the herb is in fact a vegetable fruit, belonging to the family of Cucurbitaceae veggies like cucumber, zucchini, and goes with the botanical name Momordica charantia. Bitter gourd is also known as balsam apple, balsam pear, bitter apple, lakwa, margose, wild cucumber and bitter cucumber.

Karela has been used as a folk remedy for a variety of ailments, particularly stomach complaints. In traditional medicine of India different parts of the plant are used to help in diabetes, as a stomachic, laxative, anti-bilious, emetic, anthelmintic agent, for work against cough, respiratory diseases, skin diseases, wounds, ulcer, gout, and rheumatism. It can be used efficacious in helping lower blood glucose levels, thus is extremely popular amongst diabetics.

Weight 56 g
Dimensions 5.6 × 5.6 × 9.9 cm
Vernacular Names

Balsam Apple Balsambirne Momordique charantia Hecho, Balsam Apple Kǔguā Momordika kharantsiya Karela maedudat karamiat al'awraq khaar chenbr tlkh karela Karela Pākal Kakara Karola, Balsem Appel Bitter kalebass, Bitter Gourd Momordica Charantia Bitter Gourd, Bitter Melon, Bittere Meloen, calabaza amarga Zucca amara, mela balsamica Bittere Pompoen, melone amaro, Uchche Hagalakai pāval Kāralē Karēlā

Regional Names

উচ্চেಹಾಗಲಕಾಯಿപാവൽकारलेਕਰੇਲਾ, 苦瓜Момордика харанцияکریلامعضوضة كرمية الأوراقخیار چنبر تلخकरेलाકારેલાபாகல்కాకరকরলা


Warning: Do not exceed stated recommended daily dose. Food Supplements should not be used as a substitue for a varied diet

Caution: If you are pregnant, breast feeding, taking any medication or under medical supervision, please consult a doctor or healthcare professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. Food Supplements should not be used as a substitute for a balanced diet. Do not use if the seal is broken. Store in a clean cool place away from sunlight.

This product is not intended to diagnose, treat , cure or prevent any disease.


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Ingredients: Each capsule contains 500mg of Extract of Momordica Charantia (Bitter Gourd / Karela)
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