Moringa Nutrition Data

What Makes Moringa a Superfood

Moringa oleifera is a species of tree native to the Himalayan Mountains of Northern India, now cultivated across Southeast Asia, Africa and South America. Packed with a full spectrum of nutrients, Moringa oleifera is the most nutrient-dense plant ever studied.  Moringa leaf powder is a natural plant product for general health that promotes cardiovascular, neurological, prostate, vision health, proper digestion, energy and a normal healthy immune system support. Moringa leaf provides antioxidants, proteins, vitamins, amino acids, flavonoids, fibers, minerals, chlorophyll, beta carotene and phenols benefits. Moringa has more than 90 essential nutrition compounds.

Moringa oleifera - The most nutritious plant ever studied, contains two important classes of compounds:

Antioxidants:

  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin E
  • Vitamin K
  • Vitamin B (Choline)
  • Vitamin B1(Thiamin)
  • Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)
  • Vitamin B3 (Niacin)
  • Vitamin B6
  • Alanine
  • Alpha-Carotene
  • Arginine
  • Beta-Carotene
  • Beta-sitosterol
  • Caffeoyquinic Acid
  • Campesterol
  • Cartenoids
  • Chlorophyll
  • Chromium
  • Delta-5-Avenasterol
  • Delta-7- Avenasterol
  • Glutathione
  • Histidine
  • Indole Acetic Acid
  • Indoleacetonitrile
  • Kaempferal
  • Leucine
  • Lutein
  • Methionine
  • Myristic-Acid
  • Palmitic-Acid
  • Prolamine
  • Proline
  • Quercetin
  • Rutin
  • Selenium
  • Threonine
  • Tryptophan
  • Xanthins
  • Xanthophyll
  • Zeatin
  • Zeaxanthin
  • Zinc

Anti-Inflammatories:

  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B1 (Thiamin)
  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin E
  • Arginine
  • Beta-sitosterol
  • Caffeolquinic Acid
  • Calcium
  • Chlorophyll
  • Copper
  • Cystine
  • Omega 3
  • Omega 6
  • Omega 9
  • Fiber
  • Glutathione
  • Histidine
  • Indole Acetic Acid
  • Indoleacetonitrile
  • Isoleucine
  • Kaempferal
  • Leucine
  • Magnesium
  • Oleic Acid
  • Phenylalanine
  • Potassium
  • Quercetin
  • Rutin
  • Selenium
  • Stigmasterol
  • Sulfur
  • Tryptophan
  • Tyrosine
  • Zeatin
  • Zinc

Typical Nutritional Data

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Macronutrients (per 100g)

  • Moisture (%)                                    7.5
  • Calories                                           205
  • Protein (g)                                        27.1
  • Fat (g)                                               2.3
  • Carbohydrates (g)                          38.2
  • Fiber (g)                                           19.2

Amino acids (g/16gN)

  • Arginine                                           1.33
  • Histidine                                           0.61
  • Isoleucine                                        1.32
  • Leucine                                            1.95
  • Lysine                                               1.32
  • Methionine                                        0.35
  • Phenylalinine                                   1.39
  • Threonine                                         1.19
  • Tryptophan                                        0.43
  • Valine                                                 1.06

Minerals (per 100g)

  • Calcium (mg)                                     2003
  • Magnesium (mg)                                 368
  • Phosporous (mg)                                204
  • Potassium (mg)                                1324
  • Copper (mg)                                       19.1
  • Iron (mg)                                              28.2
  • Zinc (mg)                                             3.29

Vitamins (mg per 100g)

  • Vitamin A - Beta Carotene                          16.3
  • Vitamin B1 - Thiamin (mg)                            2.6
  • Vitamin B2 - Riboflavin (mg)                       20.5
  • Vitamin B3 - Nicotinic acid (mg)                   8.2
  • Vitamin C - Ascorbic acid (mg)                   17.3
  • Vitamin E – Tocopherol acetate (mg)      113.0

Physical Characteristics

  • Appearance                                       Powder
  • Color                                                   Rich green
  • Flavor                                                  Tart

Allergens

This product is free of milk, eggs, fish, Crustacean shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, soybeans and is gluten-free.

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