Botanical Name: Momordica charantia

Origin: Jamaica


Cerasse, also called bitter herb is native to Africa and the Middle East. However, it can be found almost all parts around the world. It contains a yellow fruit with red seeds, known as bitter melon or bitter guard, which can be eaten raw or cooked. The leaves and stems are popularly used in Jamaica as an herb. It can be boiled or brewed into a tea which can used for various ailments such as menstrual cramps, belly aches, parasitic worms, blood purifier and detoxifying the body*.


  • Not for use in pregnancy except under the supervision of a qualified healthcare practitioner. We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.


    *This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. For educational purposes only.