Help keep your heart healthy and the right amount of sugar in your body with the natural tonic of Mulberry Leaf. With a long history in Chinese traditional healing, Mulberry has gained a powerful reputation for its natural health benefits. Historically consumed as a tea Swanson Mulberry Leaf Extract Capsules bring you convenience and health maintenance in one. Mulberry works to slow down the breakdown and absorption of sugars consumed in your diet, lowers cholesterol levels, works as an antioxidant and delivers a boost of other important nutrients and minerals.
Morus alba, or White Mulberry is a plant that naturally sprouts in China, Japan and Korea and often used by the textile industry to feed silk worms. Chinese herbalists have used White Mulberry for centuries for its traditional healing qualities and benefits. Extracts from the White Mulberry leaves and roots have more recently gained attention for their potential in regulating carbohydrate and glucose metabolism due to the naturally occurring compound DNJ (Deoxynojirimycin) which has an antidiabetic effect. White Mulberry slows down the breakdown of sugars in the stomach gut for slow absorption into the blood. Mulberry also provides nourishment for the cardiovascular system and could help to lower cholesterol levels.
Other nutrients and minerals contained in Mulberry leaves include:
Often consumed as tea, Mulberry Leaf is also available as a convenient capsule form Swanson. Swanson is a US supplier of health care supplements which are regulated with the highest standards of quality, purity and potency.
Mulberry Leaf extract supplements are used as a natural tonic for the cardiovascular system and helps to regulate blood sugar levels.
The cardiovascular system also known as the circulatory system is in short the transport network for circulating blood and oxygen around the body. However the level of blood pressure in this network could have consequences on health, with high blood pressure Hypertension) adding strain to the heart and low blood pressure (hypotension) can result into dizziness, nausea, blurred vision and even confusion. Mulberry Leaf extract capsules from Swanson contains GABA (Gamma Amino butyric Acid) which works to keep blood-pressure at a healthy level.
Cholesterol is also vital for normal function of the body, but too much can cause narrowing of the arteries, limiting the blood flow around the body and to the heart, putting you at risk of serious health conditions. Mulberry Leaf , contains Phytosterol, which are cholesterol-like molecules and works to slow the absorption of cholesterol in the diet through the small intestine.
Swanson Superior Herbs Mulberry Leaf Extract capsules are also used to help maintain blood sugar control. Containing the compound DNJ (Deoxynojirimycin), Mulberry Leaf works to inhibit sugar digestion such that most sugar is not absorbed into the bloodstream and is instead excreted.
This remarkable herb also contains nutrients and minerals which also have their own individual role in supporting healthy body function including fighting against free radicals, boosting the immune system, supporting healing, nourishing the liver, protecting the central nervous system and much more.
As a dietary supplement, Swanson recommends that you take one capsule per day with food and water.Special Precautions!
One Swanson Superior Herbs Mulberry Leaf Extract contains 500mg of Mulberry Leaf Extract(Morus alba) [standardized to 1% alkaloids (1-deoxynojirimycin), 15% flavonoids (quercetine and isoquercetin)
Other ingredients include: Rice flour, gelatin, may contain one or both of the following: magnesium stearate, silica.
Remember that, as with all pharmaceutical products, natural therapies carry a risk of contraindications when combined with various medical treatments and conditions. If you are already on any other medication then it is ESSENTIAL you discuss the use of supplements with your doctor/health practitioner first.
If you notice any changes in your health or new symptoms, then discontinue use and seek medical attention.
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