Raw nopal cactus powder contains a molecule that is similar to glucose, only much stronger. The scientists believe that this molecule in catus ‘fools’ the body into believing that cactus has just eaten. The result of eating cactus is thus a complete lack of appetite.
Because of this property, western countries have claimed that cactus is the new miracle diet ingredient.Dehydrated cactus powder has been used as an appetite suppressant and thirst quencher.now hoodia cactus become a hot solution for safe all natural stimulant free weight loss and a well known appetite suppressant.
Brown fine powder
95% pass through 80 mesh sieve
Water and Ethanol
Loss on drying(5h at 105°C)
Ash(3h at 600°C)
Heavy metals(as Pb)
Eur. Pharm. 2000
Total bacterial count
Yeast & Mould
Escherichia coli presence
1. It lowers cholesterol
Raw nopal cactus powder has been found to lower cholesterol level in the body in research done at the University of Vienna. Researchers in France verified the same effect on 68 women, who after four weeks saw a decreased level of cholesterol and triglyceride levels in their body. This functional food is also related with the reduction of risks involved with heart problems.
2. It cures diabetes
Elevation of the blood sugar level in the body leads to several illness including diabetes, stroke and heart diseases. Eating cactus leaf helps to decrease the blood sugar level in patients suffering from obesity and diabetes. Research done at the University of Vienna among 24 non-obese patients who consumed cactus leaf showed an 11 percent decrease in blood sugar level which proves its benefit to patients suffering from diabetes.
3. It fights cancer
Phenolics and flavonoids, two compounds with antioxidant properties are found to be contained by cactus leaf. These antioxidants help to protect healthy cells from damage by free radicals that are related with cardiovascular diseases and cancer. In the June 2009 issue of “Plant Food for Human Nutrition”, it has been reported that prickly pear cactus powder pear’s phytochemical compounds slowed growth of the cells in the colon, liver, breast and prostate cancer without having a negative impact on healthy cells.
4. It improves digestion
Eating raw nopal cactus powder has also helped to improve the digestion process in humans. Nopales, helps in reducing cellulites while also enhancing the ability to retain water in the body to speed up bowel movement. This fiber rich food reduces carcinogens and enhances digestive health in humans.
5. It helps to reduce weight
Dehydrated cactus powder is a low calorie food rich in amino acid, vitamins and minerals, which makes it beneficial for weight loss. Containing 17 amino acids, 8 being essential, it provides a good amount of energy and serves 16 calories per every 100g intake.
6. It protects brain cells from damage
The steam and fruits of cactus has a compound quercetin 3-methyl, flavonoid which is considered as a powerful neuro-protector. This neuro-protector safeguards the neuron cells in the brain, thereby protecting brain cells from damage.
7. It reduces inflammation
Dehydrated cactus powder is also said to possess anti-inflammation properties that fights against burns in muscles, cardiovascular system, gastrointestinal tract and arteries. It has been found to possess bio-flavonoid quercetin which neutralizes cell damaging compounds and serves as analgesic with its anti-inflammatory properties. It also contain anti-ulcer properties that fight edema and restrict leukocyte migration.
1. Applied in cosmetic field,nopal cactus powder is added in various skin care products for its anti-inflammatory and antioxidative action.
2. Applied in health product & pharmaceutical field, nopal cactus fruit powder is used in the adjuvant therapy of nephritis, glycuresis, heart disease, hepatopathy and more.
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