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Gymnema (Gymnema sylvestre)

General Description

The Gymnema plant is a large climber native to tropical forests and southern and central India. Chewing the leaves is purported to suppress the sensation of sweetness. It has been used as a traditional Ayurvedic sugar metabolizer.

Health Applications

  • Blood sugar support

Dosage/Toxicity

There is no therapeutic or toxic level known for gymnema.