Papaya seeds possess contraceptive and abortifacient activities. Our studies on the aqueous seed extract also showed reduced fertility, evidenced by an irregular estrous cycle, reduction of progesterone activity, loss of mucin granules, and an indication of uterine tubular glands secretory activity.
Papaya Seeds And Female Fertility
Papaya seeds improve fertility, especially in the case of men. It increases sperm production in men. As for women, papaya seeds are known for maintaining egg fertility for women.
Relieves Menstrual Pain
Papaya contains carotene and this substance is essential in helping the body regulate the production of a hormone known as estrogen. While papaya seeds can help induce menstruation and also increase its frequency, they can also help to some degree in managing menstrual cramps.