Berberine (as Berbercap or Berberine-500) by Thorne helps maintain healthy cholesterol and blood sugar levels. It also supports a healthy balance of microbes in the GI and respiratory tracts.
Berberine is an alkaloid found in many plants, including Hydrastis canadensis (goldenseal), Coptis chinensis (Coptis or golden thread), Berberis aquifolium (Oregon grape), Berberis vulgaris (barberry), and Berberis aristata (Indian barberry). The berberine in Berbercap and Berberine-500 is from Indian barberry extract (root) (Berberis aristata).
Thorne's high-quality berberine products provide broad-spectrum immune function and GI support. Berberine is beneficial for maintaining a healthy balance of normal bacteria in the intestines and promoting healthy respiratory tract mucus membranes. This botanical extract also demonstrates important benefits for blood sugar metabolism, maintenance of healthy cholesterol levels, and insulin sensitivity.
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Berberine-500) by Thorne contains the following:
Two Capsules Contain:
- Berberine HCl (from Indian Barberry extract) (root) (Berberis aristata) 1 g
Other Ingredients: Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, Calcium Laurate.
Berberis Concentrate Berberine HCl 85%.
- Take 1-2 capsules two times daily or as recommended by your health professional.