Botanical Name: Gymnema sylvestre
Forms Available: Extract, Powder
Gymnema is also known as Gud-MAR, which translates to destroyer of sugar in Sanskrit. Since ancient times it has been used in the treatment of Diabetes. It helps maintain normal blood sugar level and is effective in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and gout. It also alleviates bad cholesterol and maintains blood pressure. Gymnema is also known to have antimicrobial properties.