Effective in the management of type 2 diabetes, as a monotherapy, for reduction of FPG, PPG and HbA1c.
When used along with insulin or other oral hypoglycemic agents, Diabecon helps reduce their dosage and prevents development of tolerance.
Gymnema (Meshashringi) principal constituent is gymnemic acid, which has antidiabetic properties. It reduces excessive blood sugar. It also has a regenerative effect on pancreatic beta cells and is insulinotropic, which means that it stimulates the production and activity of insulin. Gymnema temporarily abolishes the taste for sugar and helps decrease sugar cravings. It increases the activity of enzymes responsible for glucose absorption and utilization.
Indian Bdellium (Guggulu)- Guggulu is one of the principal herbs in Diabecon. It has cholesterol lowering action
Bitter melon (Karela) - Bitter melon helps maintain healthy sugar levels