Latin name: Citrus limon Burm.f. (Linn.)
Sanskrit/Indian name: Nimbaka
As an excellent source of the powerful antioxidant vitamin C, lemons and lemon juice can help fight the formation of free radicals known to cause cancer.
Lemons are rich in vitamin C and flavonoids that work against infections like the flu and colds.
The citric acid in lemon juice helps to dissolve gallstones, calcium deposits, and kidney stones.