Considering how many useful qualities the dried carrot has we ought to purchase it in pharmacy. Carrots distinguish itself in containing high amount of carotene, it is also rich in fibers, potassium, iron, phosphorus, vitamin C and folic acid.
Dried carrot is beneficial for vision for it renders restoring effects on retina, helps in short sidedness and rapid fatigability of eyes, neural and digestive systems. By regular intake of carrots, the vitamins and minerals in it promote vitality, increase immunity and stimulate regeneration process of the organism.
Dried carrots contain: sugars (up to 15%), fatty oils (0.1-0.7%) nitride substances, minerals, asparagine, umbelliferone, flavonoids ( up to 0.3%), enzymes such as amylase, invertase, protease, lipase, peroxidase, catalase, coloring agents- various carotenes, phytoen, phytofluen, lycopene and different vitamins-pro vitamin A (6.25 mg%), vitamin B ( 0.12-0.16 mg%), B2 ( up to 0.05 mg%), C ( up to 0.5 mg %), pantothenic acid ( up to 0.15 mg%), folic acid (0.1 mg%) PP (0.4 mg%).