Berberine Complex

/Berberine Complex

Berberine Complex

R675.00

Berberine is a major phytochemical component of the roots and bark of herbal plants such as Berberis, Hydrastis canadensis and Coptis chinensis. It has been implicated in the cytotoxic effects on multiple cancer cell lines. It significantly suppresses the VEGF-induced up-regulation of matrix metalloproteinase 2 (MMP2) at both mRNA and protein levels. It has many amazing benefits – including:

 Improves Insulin sensitivity (similar to metformin)

  • Reduces fasting plasma glucose
  • Lowers cholesterol and triglycerides
  • Eliminates pathogenic bacteria and candida in GIT
  • Helps repair mucosal lining in colitis
  • Inhibits pro-inflammatory response in colonic macrophages and epithelial cells
  • Chemo-enhancing
  • Radio-sensitizer
  • Cell-cycle arrest
  • Angiogenesis (new blood vessel growth)
  • Anti-metastatic (anti cancer)
  • Pro-apoptotic (promotes cell death of cancer cells)
  • Anti-oxidative
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Enhances gut butyrate production (food for intestinal cells and brain cells)
  • Anti-nociceptive effect (suppresses pain sensations from the gut)
  • Increases Akkermansia muciniphila which has been shown to combat obesity, type II diabetes

Indications:

  • Insulin Resistance / Type II Diabetes
  • Oncology protocols
  • Chronic Systemic inflammation
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome)
  • SIBO (small intestinal bacterial overgrowth)
  • Resistant Candida

Suggested use: 1 capsule 2 – 3 times daily (start on one a day and build up)

For long term use: add ProB)Plus at 1 scoop daily

Size & presentation: 60 x 500mg capsules

Packed in a white plastic bottle, sealed, with a childproof lid

Cautions:

  • Do not use during pregnancy or lactation
  • May enhance glucose lowering effects of certain medications –
  • Suggestion: Use with ProB)Plus due to strong microbial action.
  • If you are taking strong medications, please speak to your qualified health care provider