OstroVit Berberine is a dietary supplement in tablets containing extract of berberine. It is a substance that comes from plants from the Berberis family. It belongs to the group of alkaloids. It has a positive effect on the intestinal function and the regulation of the intestinal lining. Berberine can be used in cases of dysregulation of sugar and insulin metabolism in the body, since it affects the increase in it's the amount and sensitivity of insulin receptors. Moreover, it delays the breakdown of complex carbohydrates into simple sugars, including by regulating macrobiotics, stimulating the consumption of SFA. Berberine mimics the action of insulin, increasing glucose uptake, so it is called insulin mimetic.
Berberine has a beneficial effect in weight loss. It helps to increase the activity of adiponectin (a hormone secreted by adipose tissue, which plays a role in improving insulin sensitivity), which causes that berberine is a supplement supporting the reduction of fat tissue - by regulating glycemic index, as well as by affecting the hormones that are secreted by adipose tissue. Moreover, berberine also effects memory. It can be used as a mean of improving cognitive functions and memory, mainly by affecting the cholinergic pathways.
- Helps to lower blood sugar levels
- Positively affects the work of the intestines
- Has a beneficial effect in weight loss
- Supports the work of the brain (memory, concentration)
- Has anti-inflammatory effects
- Can act as a support in the fight against depression
OstroVit Berberine nutrition information:
Amount per 1 tablet:
- BERBERIS ROOT EXTRACT 500 mg
- INCLUDING BERBERINE 10 mg
Ingredients:; Berberis root extract (Berberis aristata DC.) standardized on 2% berberine, bulking agent: microcrystalline cellulose; starch, anticaking agents: calcium phosphates, silicon dioxide, magnesium salts of fatty acids.
Product may contain milk (including lactose), soy, peanuts, other nuts, sesame seeds, cereals containing gluten, eggs, celery, mustard, crustaceans, fish.
OstroVit Berberine Supplement use:
Consume 1 serving (1 tablet) daily with meals.
Do not exceed the recommended daily allowance. Dietary supplement can’t be used as a substitute (replacement) of a varied diet. A balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle are recommended. Do not use if you are allergic to any of the ingredients in the product. The product should not be used by children, pregnant women and nursing mothers. Keep out of reach of small children.