Onugbu (Bitter Leaf) is also called wonder leaf because of its many nutritional and medicinal values. It is very good for Liver and Kidney.
It is a blood purifier, helps the liver to maintain optimum health. It is good for diabetes because it reduces high blood sugar and it also helps to repair impaired pancreas.
It has anti-parasitic properties and helps to reduce persistent fever, headaches and joint pains associated with AIDS. It also helps to prevent hardening of the arteries.
Onugbu being a dark green leaf also contains high-level Vitamins and Minerals. Onugbu soup is also good for vegetarians.