Blood Sugar & Metabolic Support
Product Number RU-029
GYMNEMA contains a blend of herbs that have been used for centuries in Ayurvedic tradition to maintain blood-sugar levels already within the normal range. This herb along with Pterocarpus marsupium, maintains blood-glucose levels, as well as supports the pancreas*. Ocimum sanctum (holy basil or tulsi) has long been used in Ayurveda for its maintenance of blood-sugar levels already within the normal range*. Momordica charantia (bitter melon) helps promote blood-sugar levels already within the normal range. Azadirachta indica (neem) has traditionally been used in Ayurveda for maintenance of blood-sugar already within the normal range. Biotin is included for nutritional health*. Betaine-HCl is added for better absorption of nutrients, and chromium nicotinate serves to provide nicotinic acid to maintain blood sugar already within the normal range.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Known as “Gurmar” in Sanskrit, or “killer of sugar,” gymnema’s name gives way to it’s most commong traditional uses – maintaining healthy blood sugar whitin a normal range. The leaves, when chewed, interfere with the ability to taste sweetness. First century texts from A.D. have noted that Gymnema successfully “destroyed” excess sugar in the body, which is now commonly recognized as Diabetes. In India, Gymnema has been used to treat blood sugar imbalance for over 2,000 years. While supporting healthy blood sugar, it is also used for efficient energy metabolism, to support healthy urinary support, as a stomachic for digestive support, kidney support, and as a general antioxidant.
- Helps maintain blood sugar levels already within a normal range*
- Helps to maintain insulin levels already within a normal range*
- Supports the pancreas
1 capsule two times daily or as directed by your physician.
Guna (Properties): Light, dry
Rasa (Taste): Alkaline, sharp
Vipak (Post-Digestive Taste): Bitter
Virya (Energies): Hot
Prabhav (Effects): Kaphvat shamak (reduces kapha and vata)