INGREDIENTS & RESEARCH

Noni

BACKGROUND

Ingredient Type: Botanical

Also Known As: Morinda citrifolia, Awl tree, Great morinda, Indian mulberry, Yaw-weed

Noni is a tree in the coffee family native to Southeast Asia and Australia.  The green fruit, leaves and roots have been used in Polynesian cultures and Traditional Chinese Medicine, both topically and internally, to promote general good health.

Noni is used in health supplements today as an antioxidant and to support the immune system.

 

MORE COMING SOON

In the meantime see the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health entry for noni, the Michigan Medicine Health Library entry for noni, the RXList entry for Morinda, or the WebMD entry for noni for more information.