Gymnema sylvestre

Blood sugar management
Heart health
Weight management

Forms: Extract

Actives: Gymnemic acids

About: Gymnema sylvestre is a woody climbing shrub that is native to the tropical forests of India, Africa, and Australia. It has been a traditional remedy for various ailments. One of the primary active components in this plant is gymnemic acid, which has been shown to reduce food sweetness and consequently reduce calorie intake as well as help reduce blood glucose and improve insulin levels and lipid profiles.


Health benefit categories:

  • Blood sugar management
  • Heart health
  • Weight management


MOA: Gymnemic acids are thought to bind to glucose transporters and reduce sugar uptake.


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