Blood Sugar and Cardiovascular Support
500 mg Vegetarian Capsules
Blood glucose (sugar) management is a key part of maintaining a healthy body, yet millions of Canadians struggle with ailments related to poorly controlled blood sugar and insulin levels. The unique ways in which WellBetX Berberine acts on the body makes it a useful natural option for improving blood sugar, triglycerides, and cholesterol levels.
Berberine is a naturally occurring compound extracted from the roots of various plants, including barberry, goldenseal, and Oregon grape, and is likely responsible for the beneficial effects of traditional tonics made from these plants. Modern evidence shows berberine works to restore the insulin sensitivity needed to maintain healthy blood sugar levels, and promotes cardiovascular health by helping to lower LDL (bad) cholesterol in people with poorly controlled blood sugar.
Every vegetarian capsule provides 500 mg of pure berberine, the same concentration used successfully in clinical trials to enhance insulin sensitivity and prompt a hypoglycemic effect that supports weight management. By lowering blood sugar berberine minimizes the body’s production of insulin, the fat-storing hormone.
All WellBetX products are made with the highest quality ingredients. They provide essential nutritional support designed to balance blood sugar and promote cardiovascular health when paired with a nutritious diet and physical activity.
How it works
Berberine also helps block the digestion of carbohydrates, including starch, by inhibiting disaccharidases – the enzymes needed to break them down. As a result, only a limited amount of glucose can be absorbed through the intestines and pass into the blood. For the glucose that is absorbed into the bloodstream, berberine helps get it into cells more efficiently by enhancing the transport proteins responsible for moving it across cell membranes. It also promotes insulin sensitivity by increasing the number and activity of available insulin receptors. This allows the same concentration of insulin to be more effective at moving glucose out of the bloodstream. Using insulin more efficiently is a foundation for successfully managing diabetes.
|Each capsule contains:|
|(Berberis vulgaris) (root)||500 mg|
Uses and benefits
- Each vegetarian capsule contains 500 mg of pure berberine, the same concentration used in clinical trials
- Extracted naturally from the roots of Berberis vulgaris(barberry plant)
- Targets a key regulator of metabolism, the AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK) enzyme
- Helps support healthy blood sugar balance, healthy blood lipid levels, and cardiovascular health