Gymnema sylvestre :
Gymnema sylvestre extract 500mg.
* Gymnema Sylvestre: Help control blood sugar
• Blocks Sweet Tastes
• Promotes Appetite Suppression
• May Improve Blood Sugar Control
What is Gymnema Sylvestre?
Gymnema Sylvestre is an Indian Herb recognised for centuries. Sharrets uses a pure Gymnema Sylvestre extract , which is the most desirable form.
A member of the milkweed family, Gymnema sylvestre is native to the tropical regions of India. Nicknamed the "sugar destroyer" because the leaves effectively block sweet tastes in the mouth when chewed, the herb is often promoted as an appetite suppressant and weight-loss agent.
What does Gymnema Sylvestre do?
Generations of people in India with diabetes have successfully chewed the leaves to help control blood sugar. Several small, placebo-controlled trials indicate that gymnema extracts may indeed lower blood sugar levels. In those with type 1 diabetes, gymnema seems to enhance the action of insulin. In one study, 27 people with type 1 diabetes who took gymnema leaf extracts for several months required less insulin to control their blood sugar levels. Animal studies also support this use; they indicate that gymnema can double the amount of insulin-producing cells in the pancreas, and return blood sugar levels to normal as a result.
In the case of the far more prevalent type 2 diabetes--also known as noninsulin-dependent diabetes--research findings indicate that the use of gymnema may improve blood sugar control and result in the need for smaller doses of oral diabetes drugs to control the disease. However, it's critical that people with this disease don't abandon proven ways to manage it, from a healthy diet to regular exercise and medications when needed.
Traditional Ayurvedic medicine uses gymnema to treat a variety of other disorders as well, including digestion problems, cough, constipation, and malaria. Animal studies indicate a possible role for gymnema in lowering cholesterol, triglycerides, and LDL ("bad") cholesterol. More research on this intriguing connection is needed.
Are there any side effects I need to worry about when using Gymnema Sylvestre supplements?
Gymnema Sylvestre is a herbal supplement and so, does not cause any unwarranted side effects on the body. However, prior consultation with a physician is required in the following instances.
•If you are pregnant or are lactating.
•If you are allergic to plants belonging to the milkweed family.
•If you frequently experience blood sugar issues (both high and low blood sugar levels).
•If you are already on other medications for high blood sugar levels (like insulin or oral hypoglycemic medications).
•If you suffer from frequent bouts of diarrhea and lack of appetite.
•If you are scheduled to undergo a surgery within the next two weeks.
Product information :
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings Per Container: 60
Amount Per Serving: • Gymnema Extract (Gymnema sylvestre) (leaf) 500mg
Other Ingredients: Gelatin Capsule , Gymnema Sylvestre
Suggested Use: As a dietary supplement take 1 capsule 2 times daily with water 15 minutes before each meal.
NO ADDED - Sugar, Starch, Wheat, Corn, Soy, Sodium, Milk derivatives, Gluten,
Preservatives, Artificial colours and flavours. Guarantee of absolute purity & full potency.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
STORE IN A COOL, DRY PLACE
Duration : Long term for blood sugar imbalances , short term for sweet cravings for 3-6 months.
Caution : Always seek professional advice if you have blood sugar problems.
IMPORTANT : As with any supplement, if you are pregnant, nursing or taking medication, consult your doctor before use, Discontinue use two weeks prior to surgery.
Recommended for all age group above 10 years – since the product is in capsule form, some children below 10 years may have difficulty to swallow.
# The Statements mentioned above have not been evaluated by the food and drug administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Product Pictures are for illustrative purpose only and may vary from the original packing.