Wood Apple Benefits
Good for Liver and Kidney health
Wood apple fruit is rich in antioxidants and also contains several compounds that fight against free radicals and help in better functioning of the body.
Regulates High Blood sugar
Wood apple is useful in controlling such fluoride induced hyperglycemia as its pulp contains compounds like Saponis, Phytosterols, Flavonoids, Polyphenols and Ascorbic acid that are known for their ability to control high blood sugar.
Useful for better sleep
Wood apple root powder is used to get rid of sleeplessness and also to improve the quality of sleep.
Wood apple is also known for its anti-microbial properties.
Wood apple juice a good remedy for thirsty
Wood apple juice is a good remedy for the people who feel thirsty. By consuming wood apple juice, one can get even rid of fatigue.
As a Digestive Aid
Ripe wood apple fruit is well known as a digestive aid and In folk tradition, the leaves of Limonia acidissima are used for treating digestive problems in children .
Several studies on wood apple have shown that fruit extracts exhibited antimutagenic properties on breast cancer and carcinoma (Skin cancer) .
Gives cooling effect to the body
The pulp of fruit exhibits cooling properties. In South Asia and Southeast Asian countries, many consume wood apple juice for giving the cooling effect to the body.
Great Source of Nutrients
Wood apples are well known for their nutritional value. The fruit is a rich source of Carbohydrates and Proteins. it also contains significant amounts of vitamins A, B and C along with several minerals like calcium and phosphorus.