Moringa tree (Latin name, Moringa tree Oleifera Lamarch), also known as the drumstick tree, horseradish, are evergreen trees rich in nutrition, containing vitamins A, B, C, protein, calcium, potassium, iron and other minerals.
The word "Moringa" is derived from the Tamil word "Murungai". It is thought to have been originated from Northwest India. Drumsticks are enjoyed by including them in curries, sauces, soups or pickles. It is known to be beneficial for the human health in many ways.
It inhibits the growth of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.
In high concentration it inhibits the growth of fungus.
It acts as potent antitubercular and used to cure liver diseases.
It stimulates the sympathetic nerve endings.
It accelerates heart rate and helps with constricted blood vessels
It inhibits the tone and movements of involuntary movements of the gastrointestinal tract.
Consumed as capsules or pills as a functional wellness/pharmaceutical product.
As a tea — this is a water-soluble powder