Sirukurinjan | Gymnema | Meshashringi | Gurmar Podi 50gm
Sirukurinjan / Gymnema Sylvestre also known as Gurmar. It literally means it kills the sugar. Sirukurinjan blocks intestinal absorption of sugar and the sugar passes through the system. It does not block the digestion of other foods such as starches and alcohol.Sirukurinjan raise insulin levels by regeneration of the cells in the pancreas that secrete insulin. Research has shown that it also improves uptake of glucose into cells by increasing the activity of the glucose utilizing enzymes, and stops adrenaline from stimulating the liver to create glucose, thereby reducing blood sugar levels. Sirukurinjan / Gymnema is nature's gift to mankind to destroy sugar. Sirukurinjan / Gymnema is also noted for lowering serum cholesterol and triglycerides. It also abolishes the taste of sugar, which then suppresses and neutralizes the craving for sweets. The extracted gymnemic acid also acts as a cardiovascular stimulant.
Plant name : Sirukurinjan
“Also known as Sarkkaraikolli or Sweet Killer helps to treat Diabetes Mellitus”.
Botanical name : Gymnema sylvestre
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Actions : Anti-Diabetic, Diuretic, Anti-inflammatory, Laxative.