Mulberry leaves are rich in some of the essential minerals including: iron, calcium, zinc. In addition to this, the leaf contains potent amounts of beta carotene, ascorbic and gallic acid. Gallic acid plays a crucial role in preventing Type 2 Diabetes.
Mulberry leaf extracts have a noticeable effect on triglyceride and LDL cholesterol levels in the blood. A cup of mulberry tea does help lower bad cholesterol.