Health Paradise Organic Fenugreek Powder Use as a cure and treatment for many common ailments in ancient and alternative medicine. Has a highly aromatic aroma and is made from grounding fenugreek seeds. KNOWN BENEFITS Fenugreek contains protein, vitamin c, niacin, potassium, fiber, calcium, phosphorous, carotene, thiamine, riboflavin and niacin. Widely used to control diabetes. Helps to clear out infection in urinary. Helps in smoothing digestive system. Helps to increase the amount of blood cells in anemic people. Helps to control cholesterol. Beneficial supplement for breast-feeding women. COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: India CERTIFIED ORGANIC BY: NASAA (AUS) Fenugreek is used for digestive problems such as loss of appetite, upset stomach, constipation, and inflammation of the stomach (gastritis). It is also used for conditions that affect heart health such as “hardening of the arteries” (atherosclerosis) and for high blood levels of certain fats including cholesterol and triglycerides. Fenugreek is used for kidney ailments, a vitamin deficiency disease called beriberi, mouth ulcers, boils, bronchitis, infection of the tissues beneath the surface of the skin (cellulitis), tuberculosis, chronic coughs, chapped lips, baldness, cancer, and lowering blood sugar in people with diabetes. Women who are breast-feeding sometimes use fenugreek to promote milk flow. Fenugreek is sometimes used as a poultice. That means it is wrapped in cloth, warmed and applied directly to the skin to treat local pain and swelling (inflammation), muscle pain, pain and swelling of lymph nodes (lymphadenitis), pain in the toes (gout), wounds, leg ulcers, and eczema. How does it work? Fenugreek appears to slow absorption of sugars in the stomach and stimulate insulin. Both of these effects lower blood sugar in people with diabetes. Recommended Daily Allowance of Fenugreek Seed Powder The recommended daily allowance of fenugreek seed powder is 6 grams per day. There are no known interactions with other drugs or known side effects when taken in the recommended number of doses. It is recommended that pregnant women not take it because it can cause a false report high sugar levels in both mother and baby. In addition to causing an increased risk of oxytocic action in pregnant women. Being all natural products that are not regulated as drugs by the FDA for the use of the drug. However, the dose is largely based on the extensive use of fenugreek seed powder in alternative medicine and ancient. In addition, the FDA has reported fenugreek to be a relatively safe product for human consumption. Summary of Fenugreek Seed Powder Fenugreek seed powder has been used for centuries to treat everything from skin rashes to diabetes. Its use is currently mainly in alternative medicine, but it is being researched because of the high number of successes recorded by anecdotal reports.