from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Noting a resinous acid extracted from the leaves of Gymnema sylvestris, indigenous in India.
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Gymnema sylvestre leaf and Gymnema sylvestre leaf extract (25% gymnemic acids)
Gymnema Sylvestre Extract (Standardized to 24% gymnemic acid) 400mg
The leaf extracts contain gymnemic acid which inhibits elevated blood sugar and acts as a cardiovascular stimulant.
The active ingredient, gymnemic acid, is collected from the leaves and roots and helps to balance sugar levels in the body.