Suggested Use: 1-3 capsules per day, in divided doses, with meals.
Gymnema sylvestre is a woody climbing plant that has been used traditionally in India for over 2,000 years. Among the active constituents of Gymnema sylvestre are the gymnemic acids.*
Uses For Gymnema Sylvestre
Healthy Pancreas And Glucose Function: Several mechanisms may account for the ability of this extract to nutritionally support the pancreas and, when used as part of the diet, to maintain healthy blood sugar balance. Preliminary research involving human volunteers in two separate trials suggests that Gymnema sylvestre promotes healthy pancreatic cell function. Studies also reveal the ability of Gymnema sylvestre to support enzyme activity for glucose utilization and to moderate glucose uptake into the intestines. Furthermore, this extract has the potential to support healthy lipid and triglyceride metabolism.*
What Is The Source?
Pure Encapsulations concentrated Gymnema Sylvestre 75 is standardized to contain 75% gymnemic acids from the leaf extract. Pure Encapsulations Gymnema Sylvestre 75 also contains vitamin C (ascorbyl palmitate) (corn dextrose fermentation).
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?
If pregnant or lactating, consult your physician before taking this product. Diabetics should use Gymnema sylvestre under the close supervision of their healthcare professional.
Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?
Gymnema sylvestre may have synergistic effects when combined with Glipizide or Insulin. Careful monitoring bya healthcare professional is required.