Scientific name: Ziziphus jujuba Mill.
Syn: Ziziphus vulgaris Lam., Rhamnus ziziphus L.
Generic name: Fructus Ziziphi
English names: Jujube Fruit, Jujube, Chinese Date, Jujube Berries, Brustbeeren, Judendornbeeren, Rhamnus Zizyphus
Farsi names: Anab, Silaneh, Senjede gorgan.
Arabic names: Al-ennab, Sedre jabali.
Plant family: Rhamnaceae.
Organs Used: Fruits.
Type of active substance: The jujube fruit contains triterpenes, betulinic acid, oleanolic acid, ursolic acid, betulonic acid, oleanonic acid and ursonic acid and also fruit contains high amount of cyclic nocleotides such as, cAMP and cGMP. Furthermore, flavone glycosides, includes rutin and quercetin-3-robinobioside were also found.
Jujube fruits health benefits: Jujube fruit is used to treat sore throat, stress and anxiety, anemia, purpura and diarrhea. Jujube fruit is high in vitamin A, C and potassium, it strengthens the immune system of the body.
It helps in the formation and maintenance of the blood stream, body hormones, bones, muscles, skin, hair, body enzymes and neurotransmitters. Jujube fruit helps to lowering blood pressur, boosts immune system, cure some of the liver diseases and fighting with cancer cells. Jujube has anti-oxidant properties and helps in delaying the process of skin aging. One of the most important jujube fruit benefits is that it inhibits the growth and movement of free radicals. Vitamin C is a good antioxidant and helps to control the growth of the tumor causing cells and cells that can lead to cancers. Jujube extracts are also used to manufacture skin care products to reduce wrinkles, dryness, redness, swelling and for relief from sunburn.
Geographic Distribution: Jujube tree is indigenous to China and now widely distributed through Iran, Armenia, Syria and Mediterranean region of Spine and France.
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