Luo Han Guo ( 罗汉果 ) ...Chinese Herb...
Luo Hab Guo is the fruit of Grosvenor Momordica.
Siomenoside I, neomogroside, and other terpene glycosides, collectively called mogrosides, have been isolated from S. grosvenori . The sweetness of this plant has been attributed to the mogrosides V and VI, in addition to glucose and fructose. Mogroside V (esgoside) is the most abundant. Concentrations of mogroside V vary in the range of 0.81% to 1.29% w/w, depending on the anatomical part of the fruit
Lung and Spleen
Functions and indications
Suppresses coughing and reduces sputum; Induces bowel movements; Clears lungs and lubricates intestines
Precautions and contraindications
In ancient China, Lo han kuo was the tributes to the emperors. In addition, Lo han kuo is known as longevity fruit and fairy fruit in ordinary people.
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