Reglicem is an innovative nutraceutical product developed by Biofarma Group, able to reduce IFG and IGT values in patients with prediabetes conditions.
- Curcuma longa is effective in reducing glycemia and hyperlipidaemia and improves insulin sensitivity
- Berberis vulgaris promotes glucose and HbA1c lowering in patients with diabetes type II
- Lagerstroemia speciosa exhibits hypoglycaemic, antihyperlipidemic and antioxidant activities.
- Inositol is effective in decreasing the level of insulin resistance
- Chromium acts as an ‘insulin-sensitizing’ agent
This Techincal Paper is from Biofarma.
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The launch of a type 2 diabetes prevention nutritional
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Marine microalgae for metabolic disease prevention
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