Guarana is a flowering shrub or small tree in the Maple family, it is commonly native to Venezuela and northern Brazil. The fruit seed is a central nervous system that stimulant with thermogenic and diuretic properties. Guarana plays a vital role in Tupi and Guaraní Brazilian culture. The name 'guarana is resulting from the Tupi-Guarani word wara'ná
Guarana fruit-It is a mountaineering plant in the maple and Sapindaceae family, that belongs to the native Amazon basin and especially in Brazil. Guarana is an effective energy booster for all child and Adult person, it also contains about twice the caffeine found in coffee beans.
Taste- A teaspoon of powder is mixed on the cup of cold water. As the powder become the reddish-brown solution is the time to drink in every morning. The taste is extremely pleasant when mixed with sugar and in any sugar substance, but quite bitter when consumed alone. It shows an unique delicious taste of the guarana fruit. In Brazil, Guarana fruit is seems second like a cola drinks.
Look-The guarana fruit color ranges from brown to red and it contain a black seeds which are partially covered by white arils. The color contrast of open spitted fruit has been likened to eyeballs. It looks like a Grape fruits.These fruit contains large leaves and clusters of flowers,which is most about the size of a coffee bean.
Speeds up metabolism – Guarana increases the metabolism, that helps in fat burning process. The caffeine in guarana helps to boost the metabolism. If the metabolism works hard, the body can burn a larger amount of fat easily.
Relive pains – Guarana extract helps in reducing painful symptoms such as migraine, headache and rheumatism.
Boots mental abilities- Guarana improves the memory and cognitive function and stabilizes the mood with clear mind and helps in focus on thought.
Blood thinning, anti-platelet activity, anti-thrombosis - Guarana extract contains caffeine and catechins, epicatechines that might be responsible for anti-platelet aggregatory activity. These substances decreases the risk of thrombosis, cardiovascular disease and cleanse the blood, keep it from becoming “sticky” and forming clots.
Guarana is promoted in the health food industry, as a weight loss agent and a smoking cessation aid. It is an astringent, containing tannic acid and acceptable as a flavoring agent and a beverage constituent. The guarana extract is believed to be an aphrodisiac and to protect from malaria and dysentery.
The caffeine in it boosts energy and appetite suppression. The athletes, dancers and sportsmen are using it as a natural aid to maintain peak performance.
It takes about 1 hour to be metabolized via digestive system. This slower rate of absorption leads to less tension in the body.The chemical 1, 3, 7-trimethyl- 1H-purine- 2, 6(3H, 7H)-dione; 1, 3, 7-trimethylxanthine is to make Caffeine for the soft drink.