Berberine is a bioactive compound found in a number of different plants, including a group of shrubs called Berberis. It's bright yellow in color and belongs to a class of compounds called alkaloids.
One of the main actions of berberine is to activate an enzyme inside cells called AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK). This enzyme plays a key role in regulating metabolism and energy levels and is found in the cells throughout the body.
Other benefits of Berberine:
- May reduce blood sugar levels. This action is thought to play a key role in longevity.
- Assists in weight loss.
- Can strengthen heart beat.
- May lower LDL (bad) cholesterol while increasing HDL (good) cholesterol.
Manufacturer country: USA
Amount: 60 caps
Usage: As a dietary supplement take two (2) capsules once a day. For best results take 20-30 min before a meal with an 8oz glass of water or as directed by your healthcare professional
Caution: Do not exceed recommended dose. Pregnant or nursing mothers, children under the age of 18, and individuals with a known medical condition should consult a physician before using this or any dietary supplement