Momordica charantia


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Related to Momordica charantia: Gymnema sylvestre, Ampalaya
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Noun1.Momordica charantia - tropical Old World vine with yellow-orange fruitMomordica charantia - tropical Old World vine with yellow-orange fruit
gourd vine, gourd - any vine of the family Cucurbitaceae that bears fruits with hard rinds
genus Momordica, Momordica - Old World tropical vine
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MOMORDICA CHARANTIA (BITTER MELON) INHIBITS PRIMARY HUMAN ADIPOCYTE DIFFERENTIATION BY MODULATING ADIPOGENIC GENES.
Bitter melon (Momordica charantia,) a cousin of the cantaloupe, is true to its name--it lends a unique, bitter bite to many Asian dishes.
Antioxidant properties of Momordica Charantia (bitter gourd) seeds on Streptozotocin induced diabetic rats.
Phytochemical determination and extraction of Momordica charantia fruit and its hypoglycemic potentiation of oral hypoglycemic drugs in diabetes mellitus (NIDDM).Indian J Physiol Pharmacol.
Serum sialic acid changes in non-insulin-dependant diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) patients following bitter melon (Momordica charantia) and rosiglitazone (Avandia) treatment.
Bitter melon (Momordica charantia) has been shown to decrease both fasting and postprandial serum glucose levels in non-insulin-dependent diabetic patients.
Bitter melon (or gourd, Momordica charantia) has properties which helps ameliorate type 2 diabetes," he added.
Beneficial effects of flavonoids from Sesamum indicum., Emblica officinalis and Momordica charantia. Phytother Res 2000; 14 : 592-5.
Bitter melon, also known as karela or Momordica charantia, is an herb that helps regulate blood sugar levels and keeps body functions operating normally.