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Moringa oleifera : a natural gift-A review

@inproceedings{Mahmood2010MoringaO,
  title={Moringa oleifera : a natural gift-A review},
  author={Khawaja Tahir Mahmood and Tahira Mugal and Ikram ul Haq},
  year={2010}
}
Akhter Saeed Cllege of Pharmaceutical Sciences, , Lahore Moringa oleifera, Lam {Syn M.pterygosperma Gaertn} usually mentioned in literature as Moringa, is a natural as well as cultivated variety of the genus Moringa belonging to family Moringaceae .It is one of the richest plant sources of Vitamins A ,B {1,2,3,6,7}, C,D,E and K. The vital minerals present in Moringa include Calcium, Copper, Iron, Potassium, Magnesium, Manganese and Zinc. It has more than 40 natural anti-oxidants. Moringa has… 
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The results indicated that consumption of M oleifera raw mature seeds should be viewed with some caution until suitable processing methods are developed to abolish the yet unknown adverse factors.
Clinical Perspectives on the Health Effects of Moringa oleifera: A Promising Adjunct for Balanced Nutrition and Better Health
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An analysis that evaluates the new product Zija with three other classes of comparable liquid nutritional supplements, and makes recommendations about how Moringa oleifera can provide a viable alternative to more balanced nutrition and ultimately to better health is made.
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There is yet another vitamin-rich, mineral-packed and nutritious vegetable of this tropical and subtropical centre of crop origin grown by the dravidians and later by the aryans in each and every home yard, and presently disappearing from cultivation, called variously drumstick, horse radish tree, radish Tree, and West Indian Ben.
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Two new compounds, O-[2'-hydroxy-3'-(2"-heptenyloxy)]-propyl undecanoate and O-ethyl-4-[(alpha-L-rhamnosyloxy)-benzyl] carbamate along with the known substances methyl p-hydroxybenzoate and beta-sitosterol have also been isolated and showed promising hypotensive activity.
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A crude methanol extract of the root of the plant Moringa oleifera Lam was screened for anti inflammatory effect using the rat paw edema and the rat 6-day air pouch inflammatory models and inhibited carrageenan-induced rat paw Edema in a dose-dependent manner.
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