Bitter Melon (Momordica charantia) is a fruit commonly found in tropical and sub-tropical climates. It is among the most bitter of all fruit and vegetables.
Bitter melon extract reduces the absorption of sugar from the digestive system. Bitter melon contains charantin – a substance which improves the absorption of glucose from the blood. Bitter melon contains a protein called polypeptide-p, also known as plant insulin.
* In conjunction with a healthy, calorie-controlled diet.