Botanical Name: Gymnema sylvestre Certified Organic Powder Botanical Name: Gymnema sylvestre Certified Organic Powder Botanical Name: Gymnema sylvestre Certified Organic Powder Botanical Name: Gymnema sylvestre Certified Organic Powder Great for making a poultice! Save money by making your own capsules!
Starwest Botanicals

Gymnema Sylvestre Leaf Certified Organic Powder 1lb

$24.99

Herbal Information for Organic Gymnema Sylvestre Leaf in Powder Form

Common Name:    Gurmarbooti, gurmar, periploca of the woods, meshasringi

Botanical Name:   Gymnema sylvestre

Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.

Package Size:   1 pound

Form: Fine Powder, Organic

Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.

Origin: India

Certified Organic: Yes, USDA Organic

Brand: Starwest Botanicals

Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing.   If you have diabetes, consult you physician.

California Prop 65

Naturally Occurring Chemical Components:  Gymnemic acids, tartaric acid, gurmarin, calcium oxalate, glucose, saponins, quercitol,

Additional Information About this Herb

  • promotes healthy liver function
  • diuretic, laxative, uterine tonic
  • Gymnema Sylvestre means "sugar destroyer"
  • Supports Healthy Blood Sugar

Product Properties:  Bitter, astringent

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Check out our How to Use Bulk Herbs page to see how to use herbs correctly. Our web page is constantly expanding, as of today we have articles on:

  • How to make salves, poultice, tinctures, teas, capsules, gargles, and foot bathes
  • How to make a citrus facial splash
  • Cayenne pepper: Caterpillar and aphid spray ( Natural insect repellent )
  • Citrus potpourri basket       

how to use herbs, different ways to use herbs, tutorials for herb use, instructions of herb use 

About Starwest Botanicals Quality Control

Starwest Botanicals validated quality assurance testing includes:
• Organoleptic testing to ensure proper appearance, color, aroma and flavor.
• Microscopic and Macroscopic inspection for foreign matter.
• HPTLC for identification, to verify purity and authenticity.
• ICP-MS heavy metal analysis.
• Microbiology testing for pathogens such as E. coli and salmonella.
• Chemical analyses for moisture content, volatile oil, ash and acid insoluble ash.

Audits all suppliers yearly to assure they meet our GMP requirements

Laboratory Analysis

Samples are retained from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification.

Starwest Botanicals utilizes not only their in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee their analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.

Herbal remedies have been used for thousands of years, in all cultures. In this day and age Western Bulk Herbs and Spices should be regarded as an added element to present-day healthcare, and not as a replacement. Botanical herbs ( Teas ) emphasize harmony, support, and balance.

 

References:

Gymnema. Lawrence Review of Natural Products Aug 1993 (monograph).

Antidiabetic effect of a leaf extract from Gymnema sylvestre in non-insulindependent diabetes mellitus patients. J Ethnopharmacol 1990;30:295–305.

Shanmugasundaram ERB, Rajeswari G, Baskaran K, et al. Use of Gymnema

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    Herbal Information for Organic Gymnema Sylvestre Leaf in Powder Form

    Common Name:    Gurmarbooti, gurmar, periploca of the woods, meshasringi

    Botanical Name:   Gymnema sylvestre

    Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.

    Package Size:   1 pound

    Form: Fine Powder, Organic

    Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.

    Origin: India

    Certified Organic: Yes, USDA Organic

    Brand: Starwest Botanicals

    Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing.   If you have diabetes, consult you physician.

    California Prop 65

    Naturally Occurring Chemical Components:  Gymnemic acids, tartaric acid, gurmarin, calcium oxalate, glucose, saponins, quercitol,

    Additional Information About this Herb

    • promotes healthy liver function
    • diuretic, laxative, uterine tonic
    • Gymnema Sylvestre means "sugar destroyer"
    • Supports Healthy Blood Sugar

    Product Properties:  Bitter, astringent

     blue-bar1.jpg

    Check out our How to Use Bulk Herbs page to see how to use herbs correctly. Our web page is constantly expanding, as of today we have articles on:

    • How to make salves, poultice, tinctures, teas, capsules, gargles, and foot bathes
    • How to make a citrus facial splash
    • Cayenne pepper: Caterpillar and aphid spray ( Natural insect repellent )
    • Citrus potpourri basket       

    how to use herbs, different ways to use herbs, tutorials for herb use, instructions of herb use 

    About Starwest Botanicals Quality Control

    Starwest Botanicals validated quality assurance testing includes:
    • Organoleptic testing to ensure proper appearance, color, aroma and flavor.
    • Microscopic and Macroscopic inspection for foreign matter.
    • HPTLC for identification, to verify purity and authenticity.
    • ICP-MS heavy metal analysis.
    • Microbiology testing for pathogens such as E. coli and salmonella.
    • Chemical analyses for moisture content, volatile oil, ash and acid insoluble ash.

    Audits all suppliers yearly to assure they meet our GMP requirements

    Laboratory Analysis

    Samples are retained from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification.

    Starwest Botanicals utilizes not only their in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee their analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.

    Herbal remedies have been used for thousands of years, in all cultures. In this day and age Western Bulk Herbs and Spices should be regarded as an added element to present-day healthcare, and not as a replacement. Botanical herbs ( Teas ) emphasize harmony, support, and balance.

     

    References:

    Gymnema. Lawrence Review of Natural Products Aug 1993 (monograph).

    Antidiabetic effect of a leaf extract from Gymnema sylvestre in non-insulindependent diabetes mellitus patients. J Ethnopharmacol 1990;30:295–305.

    Shanmugasundaram ERB, Rajeswari G, Baskaran K, et al. Use of Gymnema

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    Global Trade Item Number: 767963100405
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