Nutritional and therapeutic values of Stevia rebaudiana: A review

@inproceedings{Gupta2013NutritionalAT,
  title={Nutritional and therapeutic values of Stevia rebaudiana: A review},
  author={Ena Gupta and Shalini Purwar and Shanthy Sundaram and Gyanendra Kumar Rai},
  year={2013}
}
Stevia rebaudiana is a nutrient rich natural sweetest plant of Asteraceae family. The leaves naturally contain diterpene glycosides stevioside, rebaudiosides A-F, steviolbioside and dulcoside, which are responsible for its sweet taste and have commercial value all over the world as sugar substitute in foods, beverages or medicines. It is a magical plant which offers sweetness with fewer calories and do not show any side effects after consumption on human health. Stevia has many pharmacological… CONTINUE READING

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