Bitter Melon: Nature’s Nutritious vegetable - fruit for blood sugar support.
Health benefits of “Bitter Melon” Vegetarian Capsules
• Supports healthy blood sugar levels already within normal range. * • Helps maintain optimal glucose tolerance and metabolism. * • Powerful antioxidant, supports circulatory and heart health. *
Bitter melon (Momordica Charantia) also known as “bitter gourd”, “bitter cucumber” or karela (in India), is a member of the Cucurbitaceae family (cucumbers, pumpkins, watermelons), and is a perennial climbing elongated fruit that resembles a gourd or cucumber. Primarily cultivated in the tropics, especially, India, South America, and the Caribbean, bitter melon offers a variety of health benefits. Bitter melon contains active compounds Charantin, Momordicin, Vicine and a polypeptide-p that support healthy blood sugar levels already within the normal range. * Considered the most bitter among all fruits and vegetables, bitter melon is rich in vital vitamins and minerals offering numerous other health benefits. Ingredients in Bitter Melon
The fruit contains active substances such as charantin, vicine and an insulin-like compound known as polypeptide-p known to support carbohydrate metabolism and provide antioxidant activity. Bitter Melon (Momordica Charantia) Consuming bitter melon (bitter gourd) is an assured way to add another nutritious supplement to your diet, and the number of health benefits it offers is impressive. Blood sugar support: Bitter melon contains at least three active substances including charantin, vicine and an insulin-like compound known as polypeptide-p which research indicates to have a blood glucose-regulating effect.* Numerous other studies to evaluate the efficacy of bitter melon in supporting healthy blood sugar levels suggest that, the gourd does help maintain optimal blood glucose levels by enhancing peripheral and skeletal muscle glucose utilization.* Improved Immunity: Bitter melon is a source of many different antioxidants that make it a powerful source of defence in the body. Antioxidants help scavenge the body for free radicals released during cell metabolism. Studies indicate that adding bitter melon as a dietary supplement can greatly improve immune health. * Other health benefits: Bitter melon is known as an effective blood purifier. * The antioxidant properties of the gourd help in purification of blood, thereby promoting skin care. * Bitter melon has also long been used as an herbal remedy for health concerns relating to hemorrhoids and an ideal booster for respiratory health. *
Suggested use: Take 2 capsules twice a day with a glass of water or as suggested by your health care provider.
Other ingredients:Vegetable cellulose capsules.
No additives, artificial fillers or binders.
Bitter Melon Caution / Warning
Consult your health care provider prior to the use of “Bitter Melon Vegetarian Capsules” if you are on insulin or using oral hypoglycemic agents, pregnant or nursing, taking medications, or have a medical condition. Keep out of the reach of children.