Solgar Vitamins Cinnamon Alpha-Lipoic Acid: Cinnamon has a long history of use going back to the ancient world but modern science is only now beginning to reveal the amazing potential of cinnamon in human health, with digestive support, blood lipid and blood sugar balance as well as potent antioxidant properties now being attributed to this ancient spice.
Highly refined, high-sugar diets make insulin resistance an issue for many people. Both cinnamon and alpha lipoic acid appear to support blood sugar balance by promoting cellular insulin sensitivity, ensuring that sugar is removed from the blood and used by the cells more efficiently. Blood sugar control is a key to achieving optimal health and preventing issues such as syndrome X.
Cinnamon is rich source of antioxidant compounds and alpha lipoic acid has long been established as one of the most versatile and powerful antioxidants found within the body. This is important for those with elevated blood sugar because they are prone to higher levels of free radical damage and need to ensure that their antioxidant intake is maintained at an optimal level.
Directions: As a food supplement for adults, take one Cinnamon Alpha-Lipoic Acid tablet daily, preferably at mealtime, or as directed by a healthcare practitioner. Do not exceed directions for use.
Free from: Yeast, Wheat, Soy, Gluten and Dairy Products and are formulated without the use of Artificial Preservatives, Flavours or Colours.