Suggested Use: 1-2 capsules per day, in divided doses, with meals
Glucose Support Formula -
This formula provides a helpful combination of essential nutrients for blood sugar support. The leaves of Gymnema sylvestre have been used for over 2,000 years in India. Gymnema sylvestre, standardized to contain 75% gymnemic acids, has been shown to nutritionally support the insulin producing cells of the pancreas. This formula also combines chromium with nicotinic acid, promoting healthy glucose and fat metabolism.
What Is It?
Glucose Support Formula contains highly recognized
ingredients that provide specific support for healthy
pancreas function and glucose metabolism.*
• Gymnema sylvestre, an herb used for over 2,000 years
in India and standardized to contain 75% gymnemic
acids, to nutritionally support the insulin producing cells
of the pancreas.*
• Alpha lipoic acid, a versatile nutrient that provides
powerful antioxidant activity and sustains healthy
• Panax ginseng and Eleutherococcus senticosus, or
eleuthero, adaptogens that promote healthy glucose
• Maitake mushroom extract, playing a potential role in
healthy glucose metabolism as suggested by recent
• Chromium polynicotinate, a chromium/nicotinic acid
complex, promoting healthy glucose and fat utilization.*
Uses For Glucose Support Formula
Healthy Glucose Function:
This formula was designed to
provide broad-spectrum support for enhancing healthy
glucose uptake and metabolism.*
What Is The Source?
This formula provides maitake (Grifola frondosa) extract
(4:1); alpha lipoic acid (thioctic acid) (synthetically
produced); Panax ginseng extract (standardized to contain
5% ginsenosides); Eleutherococcus senticosus extract
(standardized to contain 0.8% eleutheroside E & B);
Gymnema sylvestre extract (standardized to contain 75%
gymnemic acids); and chromium (polynicotinate).
Pure Encapsulations recommends 1-2 capsules per day,
in divided doses, with meals.
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or
If pregnant or lactating, consult your physician before
taking this product. Alpha lipoic acid may cause
gastrointestinal discomfort in some individuals and should
always be taken with meals. A small number of cases
report that alpha lipoic acid may cause skin rash in sensitive
individuals. In rare cases, Panax ginseng and eleuthero
may cause over-stimulation. Panax ginseng and eleuthero
may also be contraindicated for individuals with
Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?
Panax ginseng may be contraindicated for individuals
taking antiplatelet or anticoagulant medications. Eleuthero
may be contraindicated for individuals taking digoxin.
Gymnema sylvestre should be used with caution and
under close medical supervision if combined with
sulfonylurea drugs and insulin, as gymnema may
provide synergistic effects. Chromium may also
enhance the effects of drugs for diabetes and should be
used with caution under these circumstances.