Cinnamon Extract is one of the oldest remedies used in traditional Chinese herbalism for digestive support, recent studies have shown cinnamon (Cinnamomum aromaticum) may support healthy blood sugar levels, when used as part of your diet, by activating insulin and glucose transport and improving glucose metabolism.
A new study links cinnamon to better blood-sugar balance, especially for those with pre-diabetes and diabetes. While experts can't fully explain the effect, they say consuming 1 to 3 grams of cinnamon a day can improve blood glucose, triglyceride, low-density lipoprotein, and total cholesterol levels. A 1-teaspoon serving will provide 2.3 grams of the sweet spice (while adding a mere 6 calories).
The spice is made from the bark of cassia trees and was first discovered in the Southeast Asian nation of Sri Lanka. It can be added to your morning coffee or hot and cold teas, put into a smoothie for variety, sprinkled on baked or fresh fruit, and even dashed onto roasted meat and rice dishes for an exotic savory twist! However you work it in, this spice is sure to provide a refreshing and beneficial culinary delight!Lifestyle Recommendations:
To support healthy blood sugar levels, avoid simple sugars, eat regularly scheduled meals, exercise regularly, and supplement the diet with GTF chromium.Suggested Use:
Take 1-2 tablets daily, after meals, or as recommended by your healthcare professional.Warning:
Do not use if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or intend to become pregnant. If you are taking tetracycline or related antibiotics, such as minocycline or doxycycline, contact your healthcare professional before using this product.
Do not use if either tamper-evident seal is broken or missing. Keep Out Of Reach Of Children. Store in a cool, dry place.Supplement FactsServing Size:
2 CapsServings Per Container:
120Amount Per Serving - %DV
- Cinnamomum aromaticum Bark Extract 10:1, Yielding 8% Flavonoids - 300mg**
- Cinnamomum aromaticum Bark - 100mg**
** Daily Value not established.Other Ingredients:
microcrystalline cellulose, hypromellose (capsule), colloidal silicon dioxide.Suggested Use:
1 to 2 capsules daily, after meals.