Fenugreek Leaves (Methi) - 200 gm

Fenugreek_Leaves_(Methi)_200 gm

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Herbs are used all over the world for both food and medicinal purpose. Fenugreek plant scientifically known as Trigonella foenum-graecum L is one of the oldest using medicinal plant in human history. Ancient Egyptian used this plant as an incense and to preserve mummies. Romans used this to aid labor and Greeks used this plant as fodder. In Asian countries, Chinese and Indians used this plants for treatment of edema and induce lactation (1). Fenugreek plant is a small annual herbaceous plant grows mainly in all part of the world especially in Africa, Europe, and South Asia. The plant is mainly used for its incredible antidiabetic properties and its capability of increasing mother’s milk.

Nutritional description of Fenugreek plant

Per 100-gram fenugreek leaves contain around 42.3 g of carbohydrates, 48 g fiber and 4.4 g proteins and 1 g fat (2). Along with this fenugreek leaves are also a rich source of choline compounds which is essential for healthy nervous system and liver (3). Other important compounds [present in the leaves are ascorbic acid and beta-carotene (4).

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