Moringa Capsule Review

Moringa Capsule Review: A Must Watch Before You Buy Moringa Capsules!

Moringa Capsule Review (The Video is Below)

There is a huge variation in quality of Moringa products available today. I have said this before, but today you are going to see firsthand what this looks like. Many capsules have additives, some are organic, some are vegan, and some don’t even contain dried Moringa leaf powder at all! I’m serious!

Moringa Capsule Review Methodology:

For this Moringa capsule review I assumed for a moment that I had just heard about Moringa for the first time. Like many people would, I went to and searched for Moringa capsules. From the long list of search results, I purchased 7 products that where high ranking on the search and also had over one hundred reviews that were 4 star or higher. These are products that would look very attractive to a potential buyer! To round out the review, I also added to the list our own Moringa capsules sold here at A Healthy Leaf.

Upon receiving the products, I took pictures of all bottles for reference. Each bottle was then opened, and one capsule was removed. The capsules were carefully pulled apart and the contents poured onto a white plate. In total, eight samples are compared in this review.

My goal is to share this information with you so you can be educated should you decide to purchase Moringa capsules. Even though I have a product in the review, I have tried to be as objective as possible. In fact, I was compelled to write this review as some information–what Moringa leaf extract powder is–couldn’t be found when searching online. This is information people should know!

Following the video review you will find additional information presented on each of the 8 Moringa capsules.

Please leave questions and comments below and SHARE if you find this helpful! 

Moringa Capsule Review Video

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Moringa Capsule Review Details

1. A Healthy Leaf

Moringa Capsules Review #1 Business Info: A family business centered around Moringa, A Healthy Leaf is based in Poway, CA. As growers, they sell fresh leaves, trees, and seeds. They also offer Moringa capsules, powder, oil, and tea which are made from USDA certified organic Moringa leaf.

Website/Phone: / 858-375-6340

Reg Price: $24.95     Sale Price: $19.95

Ingredients: Organic Moringa Oleifera Leaf Powder

Other Ingredients: Organic Vegetarian Capsule

Country of Export: Update – now a trusted source in India (was Ecuador until the farm went out of business)

USDA Certified Organic: No (was Yes see below)     Vegan: Yes

(*Update: No capsule-based product is currently allowed to have a USDA certified organic logo on it due to a pending US lawsuit between the two major US vegetarian capsule manufactures. The capsules themselves are still organic. Their ingredients have not changed and the Moringa powder that fills the capsules is still USDA certified organic.  Once the lawsuit is resolved, the USDA logo can return.)

Capsules: 120            Size: 400 mg

Price per gram: $0.41

Color: Vibrant Green
Moringa CP #1

Notes: No additives or fillers. 100% pure USDA certified organic Moringa leaf powder grown on virgin farm land in Ecuador. Dried in a temperature controlled drying facility to minimize exposure to sunlight and minimize oxidation. Heavy metal tested with results as follows: Arsenic at 0.0005 parts per million (ppm), lead at 0.0002 ppm, cadmium at 0.001 ppm, and mercury at 0.001 ppm. These levels are a hundred to thousands of times lower than allowable.

2. Perfectly Natural Herbs

Business Info: None available. They sell a handful of other supplements on Amazon. Moringa Capsules Review #2

Website /Phone: /888-764-6674

Reg Price: $29.95     Sale Price: $19.95

Ingredients: “Organic” Moringa Oleifera Leaf Powder

Other Ingredients: “Organic” Vegetarian Capsule

Country of Export: India

USDA Certified Organic: No     Vegan: Yes

Capsules: 180            Size: 500 mg

Price per gram: $0.22

Color: Vibrant Green

Moringa CP #2

Notes: There appears to have been some misuse of the review system on Amazon. It appears like the company has corrected the issue. The issue was explained by a customer and can be found on Amazon.

I haven’t used the product long enough to know if it works. But it arrived with an offer for 2 bottles more or shampoo for free in exchange for a 5 star review. I rely on reviews quite often when I buy stuff so I really dislike this abuse of the review system.

3. Rebornlabs

Moringa Capsules Review #7

Business Info: Business in Southern California passionate about health, fitness and nutrition.


Reg Price: $45.99    Sale Price: $17.41

Ingredients: Moringa Oleifera Leaf Powder (4:1 Extract)

Other Ingredients:  Calcium Carbonate* and Magnesium Stearate*

Country of Export: ?

USDA Certified Organic: No     Vegan: No

Capsules: 60          Size: 600 mg

Price per gram: $0.48

Color: Light Brown

Moringa CP #6

Notes: They state in their About Video that “our comprehensive formulations, no unnecessary ingredients and world class shipping make us the best in market”.  However, both calcium carbonate and magnesium stearate are added to their powder. These are referred to as excipients–the former is used as a bulk filer or diluent, and the latter is used as a “flow agent”.

Dr. Mercola states

In the U.S. many supplement makers are adding “flow agents” into their capsules. Their only purpose is to keep ingredients from sticking to equipment during mixing and compression. They make manufacturing faster and easier, but it’s not impossible to produce the final product without them. Not using them simply adds to manufacturing costs and final sales price of the product, but there is clearly no reason this ingredient is added for consumer benefit.

4. Only Natural

Moringa Capsules #3

Business Info: Only Natural, Inc. was established in 1986 by founder, Robert B. LoMacchio. They specialize in selling unique vitamins and herbal supplements.

Website / Phone:  / 516-897-7001

Reg Price: $29.95     Sale Price: $19.95

Ingredients: Moringa Oleifera

Other Ingredients: Vegetable Capsule, *Magnesium Stearate and Silica

Country of Export: India

USDA Certified Organic: No     Vegan: Yes

Capsules: 90            Size: 500 mg

Price per gram: $0.28

Color: Washed Green with Brown Hues

Moringa CP #2

Notes: *Magnesium stearate and silica added as flow agents”.

5. Organic India

Moringa Capsules Review #4

Business Info: Started in 1990’s in India, Organic India sells a wide range of supplements including Moringa Capsules.

Website /Phone: / 888-550-8332

Reg Price: $16.79     Sale Price: $12.59

Ingredients: Organic Moringa Oleifera Leaf

Other Ingredients:  Vegetable Capsule

Country of Export: India

USDA Certified Organic: No    Vegan: Yes

Capsules: 90           Size: 350 mg

Price per gram: $0.40

Color: Greenish Brown

Notes: Product is Certified Organic in India but isn’t USDA Certified Organic. Product also has a warning label, required by the state of California, as the product contains lead at levels greater than 0.5 part per million (ppm).

6. Nutra4Health

Moringa Capsules Review #6

Business Info: Nutra4health sells supplements on No other information available.

Website /Phone: printed on bottle, but the site didn’t exist at the time of publishing this post.

Reg Price: $69.95    Sale Price: $14.95

Ingredients: Moringa Oleifera Leaves (Moringa Leaf Extract)

Other Ingredients:  Vegetable Capsule, Magnesium Stearate*, Silicon Dioxide*

Country of Export: India

USDA Certified Organic: No     Vegan: Yes

Capsules: 60          Size: 600 mg

Price per gram: $0.42

Color: Light Brown

Moringa CP #6

Notes: *Magnesium stearate and silicon dioxide are added to the powder as “flow agents” for easier and cheaper bottling.

7. Organic Veda

Moringa Capsules Review #8

Business Info: Based in India, Organic Veda sell Moringa products as well as other supplements and oils.

Website / Phone: / 800-912-9426

Reg Price: $24.99    Sale Price: $17.79

Ingredients: Organic Moringa Oleifera Leaf Powder

Other Ingredients:  Organic Vegetarian Capsule

Country of Export: India

USDA Certified Organic: No    Vegan: Yes

Capsules: 120          Size: 400 mg

Price per gram: $0.37

Color: Vibrant Green

Moringa CP #8

Notes: The ad on Amazon showed USDA Certified Organic on the bottle. When the bottle arrived, the organic certification wasn’t on the bottle. This may indicate they recently lost their USDA organic certification.

9. Lean Nutraceuticals

Moringa Capsules #8

Business Info: No information available on website. They sell a handful of other supplements.


Reg Price: $29.95    Sale Price: $16.75

Ingredients: Moringa Oleifera Leaves (4:1 Extract)

Other Ingredients:  Vegetable Capsule, *Magnesium Stearate and Silicon Dioxide

Country of Export: Not stated anywhere – likely India or China

USDA Certified Organic: No     Vegan: Yes

Capsules: 60          Size: 600 mg

Price per gram: $0.47

Color: Brown

Moringa CP #9

Notes: Moringa Capsules are predominately brown in color, but each capsule has a dark brown, distinctly different portion. *Magnesium stearate and silicon dioxide are added to the powder as “flow agents” for easier and cheaper bottling.

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27 thoughts on “Moringa Capsule Review: A Must Watch Before You Buy Moringa Capsules!”

  1. Hi Mark
    This is the moringa warrior in Costa Mesa California
    Do you grow moringa? If so why not sell it as capsules rather than import it or perhaps I’m mistaken?
    I appreciate your honestly.
    Darryl Killion

  2. Hi Mark, that was a great review. I was looking for information on Triphala which I found through Organic India when I accidentally found out about Moringa. After researching I was quite confused but then by luck it led me to your review. I have now made a purchase. I intend taking both on a daily basis as a means of restoring my overall health which has been suffering. I am not expecting magical results but one has to start somewhere after a life of smoking, partying and booze. I will keep you posted on how I go. Thanks again for explaining Moringa so concisely. I was nearly about to order Organic India’s Moringa instead. That would have been a big mistake hahaha.. 🙂

    1. Wendy, you are right. Compared to drying in direct sunlight shade drying Moringa leaves preserves more nutrients. With shade drying, however, it is difficult to achieve consistent results as some seasons tend to have high humidity. Under high relative humidity the shade drying process takes much longer is susceptible to contamination/mold etc… Our powder comes from Moringa leaves that are dried in a mechanical drying machine (out of direct sunlight). The mechanical dryer ensures a shorter drying time and produces high quality results year round.

  3. I’m wondering about your drying system. I read you should get 100% USDA Certified organic Moringa from countries closest to the Equator and that the Moringa should always be air dried.

    1. Mb, thanks for your interest in Moringa. While I certainly can’t give medical advice I haven’t seen or heard any reports that state Moringa wouldn’t be safe in these applications.

  4. Hi can this products be found in health food or whole food stores and thanks for The information sincerely Beverly

    1. Beverly,
      Our products are only available for sale on the website. If you need help ordering you can always call us and we can process your order over the phone.
      Have a great day!

  5. Melissa Sandfort

    Hi Mark! Thanks for providing this awesome review, and also for publishing your heavy metals test results for lead.

    I am interested in knowing the test results for cadmium, mercury and arsenic as well. Could you post those or email them to me? I want to double my daily dose, and just want to feel confident I’m not exceeding any daily limits on heavy metals. Thanks!

    1. Melissa,

      Latest Certificate of Analysis of the dry leaf powder shows Cadnium < 0.2ppm, Mercury < 0.03 ppm, and arsenic at less that <0.5 ppm. I hope that helps! Thanks, Mark

    1. Hello,

      Ireland is listed as the “Republic of Ireland” in the drop-down list of countries. Sorry for the confusion! Let me know if you have any other questions.
      Thanks so much,

    1. We really recommend our own Moringa Capsules which you can purchase on the website or by calling 858-375-6340. We don’t sell on Amazon but do provide low cost or free shipping (on 3 or more bottles) and you can reach us on the phone if you have questions about the product. We do like to have a connection with our customers! We ship USPS first class or priority mail which generally gets to the destination 2-4 business days after placing the order. Hope to hear from you soon.

  6. I would love it if you could recommend a certain brand of Moringa. I don’t have a thyroid and thought this could be helpful to me. I really appreciate all of your research on this. Thanks so much. Jill Alex from Easley SC

  7. I had used Organic India before your product. I am horrified that it is loaded with lead. I will now have to rethink using their other products.

    1. Donna, I don’t really know what the actual lead levels are in the Organic India Moringa Capsules. That being said, they have to be above ~ 0.5ppm though to require the warning on their label. It actually has to due with the daily expose to lead and the serving size etc… Would be interesting to find out how high the levels of lead actually are. By way of comparison Moringa capsules from A Healthy Leaf have been tested to have 0.0002ppm or 0.2 parts per billion of lead. That is around 1000 times less than even California’s strict limit!

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