NOW Foods - Glucose Metabolism Support - 90 Capsules
Better Glucose Level With Glucose Metabolism SupportMaintaining healthy levels of glucose is very important so that the body can perform its usual function. Having a high glucose level can result in diabetes, which eventually results in retinopathy, neuropathy, and many other complications. Thus, before the blood sugar levels can spike, it is important to take in the right supplement in order to stabilize it. There are so many supplements that can stabilize the blood sugar levels. One of them is NOW Foods’ Glucose Metabolism Support supplements.
- Backed by ancient medicine & science
- Contains beneficial ingredients that are good for the blood glucose level
- Benefits may include stable blood glucose levels & weight loss
- May also reduce the risk for high blood pressure, urinary tract infection & many others
- Recommended dosage is 1 capsule thrice daily
- Follows good manufacturing practices
Made From Glucose-Supporting IngredientsThe active ingredient of this supplement is the herb Lagestroemia speciosa. Also known as banaba, this herb is found mostly in Southeast Asian countries. It is known to contain high levels of corosolic acid, which is a substance that can help possess blood sugar levels. It also has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that can help reduce inflammation and fight off the effects of free radicals. Banaba is also known to contain the compound called ellagitannins that can help improve the antioxidant profile of the body.
The Benefits Of Glucose-Metabolism SupportThere are many benefits of this particular supplement. Aside from stabilizing the blood sugar levels, this supplement can also help promote weight loss. It can help minimize the body’s cravings for sweets thus it can benefit people who want to lose weight. People who suffer from diabetes can benefit from weight loss as it reduces the body’s insensitivity to glucose. Several studies also noted that it can help reduce the risk of diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, kidney disease, and urinary tract infection.
Beneficial IngredientsThis supplement is made from different kinds of ingredients. Each serving of this supplement contains Thiamin (8mg), Biotin (1mg), Pantothenic acid (8mg), Magnesium (67mg), and Chromium (133mcg). It also contains 1500 milligrams of corosolic acid (GlucoFit), 67 milligrams of Gymnemic Acid, 167 milligrams of L-Glutamine, 17 milligrams of Alpha Lipoic Acid, and 167 micrograms of Vanadium. All of these ingredients can bring a lot of positive effects to the body. All of the ingredients come from natural and organic sources.
Backed By Ancient Medicine And ScienceBanaba has been used since time immemorial particularly in Ayurvedic medicine. While it has been used in traditional medicine, there are many published articles regarding the benefits of banaba. One has to look online for the journals relating to the benefits of banaba. For instance, the study published in the journal Phytotherapy Research in 2014, researchers noted that banaba works well when paired with other plant extracts like cinnamon. In fact, this supplement also contains the extracts of Gymnema sylvestre for added benefits. Thus, the benefits of this supplement are not only backed by traditional medicine but also by science.
Quality AssuredThe supplements are made using natural ingredients that are sourced from certified organic farms. All ingredients are subjected to a quality check to ensure that they do not contain contaminants or other forms of environmental toxins. Moreover, the process involved in making the supplement follows good manufacturing practices. Each finished batch is tested to ensure that they do not contain anything that can harm the body. This is to ensure that even those who are hypersensitive can take in this supplement.
NOW Foods Glucose Metabolism Support contains GlucoFit, a dietary ingredient extracted from the herb Lagestroemia speciosa. GlucoFit's active component, corosolic acid, has shown in scientific studies to support healthy glucose metabolism. NOW has also included an extract from the herb Gymnema sylvestre, a small plant native to India. Extracts of Gymnema have been used for centuries by Ayurvedic herbalists for the support of glucose metabolism.
- Superior Formula with GlucoFit
- Supports Glucose Metabolism
- Minimizes Sweet Cravings
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