Many recent studies focus on a herb called graviola, or people known as soursop. The reason so many studies is the fact that this plant has anti-cancer properties, and scientists want to try this.
The leaves of this plant are the most beneficial effect against cancer and have focused on them. It is said that graviola leaves are even better than chemotherapy and this is true because it does not cause side effects.
is originally from South America and the Caribbean, which is why it is a tropical plant. Its flavor is very similar to that of a strawberry or pineapple -. Very sweet
Not only it tastes great but is also full of many vitamins and minerals. Graviola leaves have antibacterial, analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects that makes Graviola one of the best plants worldwide.
According to many experts, this plant has acetogeninas, which is a type of anticancer agent. The function of these compounds is to prevent oxidation of NADH plasma membranes of abnormal cells and fight many cancers.
A study by a group of scientists, extract a few compounds of graviola leaves. The compounds were tested against PC3 and HeLa cell lines.
75 g of a crude leaf extract of A. muricata was used for them treated. This process of study found 80% inhibition of the cells. There is a similar study focuses on the effect of the plant on pancreatic cancer. Pancreatic cancer is proved to be resistant to chemotherapy, while graviola extract is able to prevent the growth of cancer cells.
In order to make a tea of graviola graviola need 15 leaves and a liter of boiling water. First, cut the stems and leaves, and add them to the boiling water. Then turn the heat down and simmer until the liquid is reduced by half.
You can consume hot or cold tea graviola, as it is beneficial in both directions. Drink it three times a day for best results.
The study results
At Purdue University, a group of researchers from the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences made a very important study regarding graviola. This study shows that has strong anti-cancer properties, and the most crucial for the study were some of the compounds of the plant. It took too much time and finances to carry out the study, but was worth it, as it revealed that the compounds are acetogeninas Annonaceous.
Scientists tested the graviola and many other plants with similar anticancer properties. What the results showed was amazing! These fruits can destroy abnormal cancer cells and prevent further growth without harming normal cells. In addition, compounds that are part of the graviola have proven to be very effective against several types of cancer that are resistant to many drugs prescribed for cancer.
These facts were ignored by the Food and Drug Administration, and say that this study is conducted in vitro and the cells were placed in test tubes. However, these findings can not be confirmed because there is no clinical study.
You should consult your doctor before starting any treatment with soursop leaves. It is very important to remember that is very strong, so be careful with side effects.