Greenside Functional Foods - Graviola Liquid Extract - 1 qt.
Greenside Functional Foods Graviola Liquid Extract is a sugar free source of Acetogenins and Vitamin C. Graviola or Guanabana (Annona muricata) is a small evergreen tree of the Annonaceae family, a native of tropical settings including the Amazons. Annona muricata L. (Portuguese: Graviola; Spanish: Guanábana; English: Soursop). Many active chemicals and compounds are found in the plant, as its properties have been studied by scientists since the 1940's. Most of the investigations of the Graviola have been centered around a new set of chemicals called acetogenins. Graviola produces these natural compounds in its leaves, stem, bark and its fruits seeds.
Greenside Graviola Liquid Extract
- Its active ingredients, Acetogenins, directly attack cancer cells.
- Improves the quality of life of patients undergoing cancer treatment.
- Helps with digestive problems.
- An auxiliary in diabetes cases.
- Protects and strengthens the immune system.
- Stimulates urine flow.
- Reduces spasms and muscle tension.
- Calms nerves and regulates their activity.
- Increases the volume of blood vessels.
The flesh of the fruit consists of an edible white pulp and a core of indigestible black seeds. The species is the only member of its genus that is suitable for processing and preservation. The sweet pulp is used to make juice as well as candies, sorbets, and ice cream flavorings. In Mexico and Colombia, it is a common fruit, often used for dessert as the only ingredient, or as an agua fresca beverage, in Colombia it is a fruit for juices melting it with milk. Ice cream and fruit bars made of soursop are also very popular. The seeds are normally left in the preparation, and removed while consuming. Nutritionally, the fruit is high in carbohydrates, particularly fructose. The fruit also contains significant amounts of vitamin C, vitamin B1, and vitamin B2. The fruit, seeds, and leaves have a number of herbal medicinal uses among indigenous peoples of regions where the plant is common.