Effectiveness of Gymnema

Gymnema Sylvestre a “sweet destroyer” helps support healthy pancreas functions. By working directly on the level of the blood , it helps balance the blood sugar levels.

Gymnema contains substances that decrease the absorption of sugar from the intestine. Gymnema may also increase the amount of insulin in the body and increase the growth of cells in the pancreas, which is the place in the body where insulin is made.

Take the Taste Test

Put some Gymnema Sylvestre on the tongue and taste something sweet. It blocks the ability to taste sweet in the mouth and assimilate sweet in the small intensive by doing this. It works on the fat tissues in the body to help regulate the way sweet and fatty foods are metabolized.

Gymnema contains a class of chemicals called gymnemic acids. Around 15-20 types of gymnemic acids are present in the plant, mainly the leaves. Some gymnemic acids are found to be responsible for temporary switching of your sweetness taste buds. Leaf also contains a peptide called Gurmarin – which has ability to interfere with taste buds for sweet and bitter taste. Apart from Gymnemic acids, it contains flavones, chlorophyrll, resins, organic acids and other phyto chemicals.