Mimosa seed aka sensitive plant is a tropical plant with nerve regenerative potential. The Mimosa pudica seed shrub that is grown for its curiosity; the fern-like leaves close up and droop when touched, usually re-opening within minutes. Mimosa seed plant is used widely in traditional medicine; in India, it is used to treat glandular swellings, and leaf-sap is applied for sinus disorders; In Senegal, Mimosa leaves are used for lumbago and nephritis. All plant parts are used against glandular tumors and uterine cancer.
Mimosa seed can be a potentially rich source of natural antioxidants. Mimosa Seed Constituents Mimosine (a toxic alkaloid), an adrenaline-like substance, tannin, crocetin dimethyl ester, a mucilage composed of d-xylose and d-glucuronic acid, tubulin, phytohormones-turgorines (derivatives of 4-O-(ß-D- glucopyranosyl-6-sulfate), gallic acid, calcium oxalate crystals, C-glycosylflavones. A root of Mimosa seed contains 10% tannin, ash, calcium oxalate crystals and mimosine.
The mimosine has potent antiproliferative properties (inhibit cell growth on tumor cells) and apoptosis (programmed cell death) effects. Mimosa seed has been shown to alleviate pain and is also used as an antispasmodic, muscle relaxant, and anti-inflammatory. Mimosa seed root shows excellent wound healing activity when compared to the standard drug Gentamicin. Histopathological studies have shown that the concurrent administration of carbon tetrachloride with the Mimosa seed displayed security of the liver tissue.
Other studies have confirmed the hepatoprotective activity of Mimosa pudica seed attribute to an abundance of antioxidants qualities. Uses Mimosa seed is prized to heighten the regeneration of nerves. Mimosa seed is also used for bleeding disorders like menorrhagia, i.e., excessive blood loss during menstruation, and diarrhea with mucus and blood, piles.
Mimosa seed is used as a mild sedative and or anything related to stress and agitation or disturbance. Mimosa seed is highly effective in decreasing the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and muscle pain.
For joint pain or rheumatoid arthritis
Excessive bleeding during menstruation
Minor cuts and wounds
Parasites and worms
Fights hair loss
Origin: South America
Ingredients: Wild harvested Mimosa pudica seed
Parts Used: Entire plant, Seeds
2 ounces of powder and or 60 vegetable capsules.
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