Gymnema sylvestre is a herb native to Asia that is used medicinally for thousands of years in India. Its Ayurvedic name is GUDMAR, which literally means ‘Sugar-Destroyer’. Also if we chew Gudmar leaves, then our tongue becomes dead to Sugar taste for 1-2 hours. Gymnema Sylvestre Extract helps to maintain Normal Blood sugar levels by stimulating Insulin secretion & its function to dissolve excessive sugar. As per Bhavprakash Nighantu, It is bitter in taste, pungent taste after digestion, with dry in properties & aggravates Vata. It also helps in regularising bowel movements, improving digestion & decreased absorption of sugar from Intestine.
As per Modern science & ongoing research Gymnema Sylvestre contains Gymnemic acids which has stimulation action on insulin secreting cells in pancreas, which in turn helps to control sugar levels in blood.
Common Name : Gudmar Extract
Assay : Gymnemic Acids 25 % - 75 % (Gravimetry)
Applications : Anti-Diabetic Agent, Kidney Care Agent
Product Usage : Anti-diabetic, Mild diuretic