Scientific research has proven that these humble leaves are in fact a powerhouse of nutritional value. It can rebuild weak bones, enrich anemic blood and nourish breastfed babies. vitaplus Gram for gram it contains: vitaplus DETOXIFICATION - Studies have shown Moringa's ability to remove hazardous material from water. vitaplus ANTIBIOTIC - Moringa is used as a tropical treatment for minor infections. Its antibiotic property is identified as pterygospermin, a bacterial and fungicidal compound. vitaplus DIABETES - an extract has been shown to be effective in lowering blood sugar levels. It is believed to have a stabilizing effect on blood pressure and is used to treat anxiety. vitaplus ANTHELMINTIC/PURGATIVE - able to kill intestinal worms. vitaplus LACTAGOGUE - believed to increase woman's milk production. Can do much to preserve the mother's health and pass on strength to the fetus or nursing child. vitaplus It can rebuild weak bones and nourish breast fed babies (pangpa-dagdag ng gatas sa nagpapadedeng ina). vitaplus DIURETIC - is recommended in case of gonorrhea. vitaplus The powder made from fresh Moringa leaves seems to provide long-lasting energy boost when used regularly. People frequently report having much more endurance in their work, at home and at play. vitaplus Nutritional value helps boost the immune system of the people living with AIDS or infected with the HIV virus, which causes AIDS. It's an all-natural source of nutrition that could also help people with HIV and AIDS live longer and healthier lives. vitaplus It is prescribed for malnutrition and sometimes prescribed for anemia. vitaplus Leaves are used as remedy for diarrhea, dysentery and colitis.