The melon contains:

· sugar 13 %,
· vitamins C and РР,
· dietary fiber,
· folic acid,
· mineral salts.
The melon has easy laxative action and, possessing cleaning reaction, can serve as medical means at:
- Constipation,
- Hemorrhoids,
- Atherosclerosis,
- Anemia,
- Illnesses of blood system,
- Illnesses of kidneys,
- Illnesses of a liver,
- Illnesses cardiovascular systems.
  Broth of pulp of a melon deletes pigmentary stains, freckles and acne on the face.