Meshashringi – The Sugar Killer
Meshashringi or Gymnema Sylvestre is one of the most popular herbs that is being studied for its effectiveness in reducing the craving for sugar in diabetics.
It was used centuries ago in Ayurvedic formulae and labelled Gurmar (The Sugar Killer) for its ability to control blood sugar levels in the body.
The herb is loaded with gymnemic acid that regenerates the beta cells of the pancreas and stimulates the release of insulin in the system.
It also enhances the capability of the body to utilize the insulin in a better way.
One of the most unique effects of the herb is the manner in which it alters the taste buds reducing the person’s craving for sugar or sweet things.
This woody climibing herb is an ideal supportive therapy for people looking to bring their blood sugar levels under control.