- Reduces conversion of carbohydrates into fat stores.
- Slows down carbohydrates' absorption in the small intestine.
- Regulates glucose metabolism.
Carbo Defense is a wide-spectrum formulation which helps prevent and counteract the negative effects of excess carbohydrates in the diet.
The ingredients in Carbo Defense reduce the conversion of carbohydrates into fat reserves, slow down their absorption into the small intestine, improve the body's sensitivity to insulin and regulate glucose metabolism in general.
A formulation like Carbo Defense can help you:
Carbo Defense is ideal for plugging any gaps' in a low-carb diet, or for boosting its beneficial effects when strictly adhered to. It contains a veritable and scientifically supported arsenal of ingredients that bring several benefits.
Reduces blood glucose, stimulates glucose transport across cell membranes, mimics the action of insulin, and reduces weight and body fat, as shown in animal studies.
Controls carbohydrate cravings, reduces postprandial glycaemia and levels of glycated haemoglobin and generally improves pancreas function.
Normalises insulin function and regulates blood sugar levels (see Crominex® 3+).
Stabilises blood sugar and improves glucose tolerance.
Inhibits the activity of amylase, the enzyme which converts starch into fast-release sugars, and reduces oxidation of LDL-cholesterol.
Lowers blood glucose, improves its transport into cells, improves sensitivity to insulin, and possibly controls cholesterol and triglycerides.
Blocks absorption of starch, reduces absorption of glucose, improves sensitivity to insulin and reduces oxidative stress with a powerful protective effect on the liver.
Significantly improves (up to 20 times in vitro) glucose metabolis and activates enzymes which stimulate insulin receptors and inhibit enzymes which de-activate them. It also improves metabolism of glucose and of lipids in vivo and reduce triglycerides, total cholesterol and LDL cholesterol in vivo, according to studies conducted by the US Dept of Agriculture.
Improves insulin sensitivity in type 2 diabetics and reduces blood glucose and insulin levels.
|Daily serving: 6 capsules
Number of servings per bottle: 15
|Quantity per serving|
|Chromium (Chromemate® polynicotinate)||360 mcg|
|Green tea and oolong tea extract (40% polyphenols)||1 200 mg|
|Gymnema sylvestre extract (75% gymnemic acids)||450 mg|
|Banaba leaf extract (1% corosolic acid)||360 mg|
|Cinnamon bark extract (8% flavonoids)||300 mg|
|Bitter melon extract (Mormodica charantia, 3% bitter principles)||300 mg|
|Coccinia indica 12:1 extract||300 mg|
|Salacia reticulata (20% saponins)||240 mg|
|Vanadium (vanadyl sulphate)||120 mcg|
|Other ingredients: Acacia gum, rice bran - Chromemate® Lonza|
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