Leaves of this well-known tropical plant are rich in enzymes, like papin, chymopapin, and karpain. It boasts high amounts of Vitamin A, C, E, K and B as well as minerals like calcium, iron, and magnesium. Juice made from the leaves helps in digestion and prevention of mosquito bites causing malaria. The insulin content helps with diabetes. Antioxidants will support kidneys and liver.
Leaves are sold in bags.