What is Karela??

'Karela' also known as 'Bitter Gourd', 'Bitter Melon' or 'Momordica Charantia', contains Gurmarin (a polypeptide) which acts like bovine insulin. Karela herb helps in reducing the glucose level in blood and body. Karela is rich in elements like iron, beta-carotene potassium, calcium, vitamins C and Band phosphorus.

Bitter gourd has considerable medicinal value, highly beneficial in blood disorders like blood boils, scabies, itching, psoriasis, ring-worm and other fungal diseases. Bitter gourd is rich in vitamins and minerals, especially vitamin A, B1, B2, C and Iron, its regular use helps in many health problems. Most common use of the bitter melon is reduction of blood glucose and improvement of glucose tolerance. Juice of bitter melon has been recommended for diabetes patients at daily doses of 50 to 100ml. Bitter gourd is used as blood purifier, it reduces the blood sugar level just like the insulin.

Karela is a herbaceous plant grows up to 5 meter long and it bears separate male and female flowers. Especially Karela founds in the areas like Asia, Amazon, East Africa and South America. It is used as food as well medicine. At least thirty two energetic constituent identified in bitter melon. When the fruit is fully ripe it turns into orange color, then it is splits into segments to expose seed cover in bright red pulp.

Karela Himalaya herbal product (Bitter melon) is useful for numerous infections, cancer and diabetes. It is also used for remedies like tumors, asthma, skin infections and hypertension. Bitter Melon is used for reducing hypertension and eye disorder also enhances the digestion, metabolism and immunity.


It is advised to take one or two capsules two times a day after meal.

Note: It is recommended only at the age of 14 years and above. Since the product is in capsule form, some children below 14 years may have difficulty to swallow.


  • Karela herb is widely used in diabetes treatment, as it has natural insulin property.
  • Bitter gourd is outstanding blood purifier and helps in maintaining good healthy and clear skin.
  • Its bitterness is very effective against removing the worm infestation.
  • Karela herb contains anti-bacterial properties, beneficial in healing wounds with major diabetes control.
  • Karela from Himalaya herbal product is helpful in chronic cough and asthma.
  • This herbal medicine is very effective for females during menstrual disorders.

Side Effects:

There were no major side effects have been reported in medical journals.

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Karela from Himalaya is one of the best herbal remedy in Diabetes control and Skin related issues.