Blood Sugar Control 120vc (Formerly Cr-Bittermelon)
The fruit of the bitter melon is a common food item in tropical regions. Medicinally it has traditional usages for infections, and diabetes. In the Western world, bitter melon is known as a hypoglycemic agent. This means that it has the ability to lower blood sugar, thus reducing the damaging effect of excess sugar that characterizes the condition diabetes. Bitter melon juice is difficult to find in North America. Most supplements are made from encapsulated dried fruit. Be sure to purchase a product that has been standardized to the triterpene content. This is an assurance that the product contains bitter melon and has some active properties. Bitter melon juice may cause miscarriage and should not be used in pregnancy. Because bitter melon has hypoglycemic effects those taking insulin or oral hypoglycemic drugs should use bitter melon under the care of a health professional. This plant native to India has a long history of use in Ayurvedic medicine in the treatment of diabetes. Each Capsule Contains: 450mg
Bitter Melon fruit extract powder 10:1
(Momordica charantia) Equivalent to 4.5 grams of whole bitter melon fruit powder.
Capsule Shell: Gelatin, Purified water
Encapsulated in a gelatin capsule with microcrystalline cellulose.