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Tri Sugar Shield®

60 vegetarian capsules
Item# 01803

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Tri Sugar Shield®

Supports healthy blood sugar levels

60 vegetarian capsules
Item# 01803

Retail Price: $36.00

Sale Price: $18.00 Save 50%

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Description

  • Tri Sugar Shield®
  • 60 vegetarian capsules
  • Item Catalog Number: 01803

There are several facets of blood sugar health: one is gluconeogenesis, or how the liver produces glucose from protein. Another is the conversion of starch (such as ingested grain) into glucose. Tri Sugar Shield® is a unique formula with three plant extracts that work together to promote healthy glucose metabolism: sorghum bran, white mulberry leaf, and phloridzin from apples.

Benefits at a Glance:

  • Supports balanced sugar production in the liver1
  • Encourages healthy insulin sensitivity2,3
  • Helps inhibit sugar-digesting enzymes4-6
  • Promotes healthy glucose elimination7,8

More facts about Tri Sugar Shield®

Maintaining healthy blood sugar is an absolutely integral part of lasting health. That's why we developed Tri Sugar Shield: each of the ingredients in Tri Sugar Shield help maintain healthy blood sugar levels already within normal rage. But they do it in different ways:

Sorghum bran extract
Compounds in sorghum bran extract help balance the rate of sugar production in the liver,6 as well as support healthy insulin sensitivity.7 Sorghum extract also helps modulate PPAR-gamma, a gene receptor that promotes healthy glucose metabolism.7,9,10 Lastly, sorghum helps inhibit the enzyme alpha-amylase, which releases sugars from starch during digestion.11,12,13

Mulberry leaf extract
Mulberry leaf extract targets the alpha-glucosidase enzyme, which turns ingested starch into glucose.14,15,16 It also supports transporter compound GLUT4, which moves glucose out of the bloodstream and into muscle and liver cells.17 Mulberry promotes insulin sensitivity as well.18

Phloridzin apple polyphenol
Phloridzin is a polyphenol compound extracted from apple root bark. It helps maintain already-healthy blood sugar levels by targeting carrier proteins SGLT1 and SGLT2. This both inhibits glucose absorption into the bloodstream,19 and encourages healthy glucose elimination.7,1

Take before you eat
To get the maximum health benefit, take Tri Sugar Shield right before eating carbohydrate or sugar-heavy foods. Do your part to maintain your already-healthy blood sugar. Add Tri Sugar Shield® to your healthy nutritional regimen today!

These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.


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  19. Mol Biol Rep. 2012 May;39(5):5299-306.

SUPPLEMENT FACTS

Supplement Facts

Serving Size 1 vegetarian capsule

Amount Per Serving

Sorghum bran (Sorghum bicolor) extract [providing 270 mg proanthocyanidins]

300 mg

White mulberry extract (leaf) [providing 7.5 mg 1-deoxynojirimycin]

150 mg

Phloridzin [from apple extract (root bark)]

50 mg

Other ingredients: vegetable cellulose (capsule), microcrystalline cellulose, maltodextrin, silica, stearic acid.

Non-GMO

Dosage and Use
  • Take one (1) capsule twice daily immediately before the heaviest carbohydrate or sugar containing meals/drinks, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
Caution

If you are taking blood glucose lowering medication, consult your healthcare provider before taking this product.

Warnings

REVIEWS

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