Herbal Formula for Diabetes
Symptoms of Diabetes
People can often have diabetes and be completely unaware. The main reason for this is that the symptoms, when seen on their own, seem harmless. However, the earlier diabetes is diagnosed the greater the chances are serious complications, which can result from having diabetes, can be avoided. Using herbs may help with this.
Here is a list of the most common diabetes symptoms:
- Frequent urination
- Disproportionate thirst
- Intense hunger
- Weight gain
- Unusual weight loss
- Increased fatigue
- Blurred vision
- Cuts and bruises don’t heal properly or quickly
- Itchy skin
- Gums are red and/or swollen-Gums pull away from teeth
- Frequent gum disease/infection
- Sexual dysfunction among men
Numbness or tingling, especially in your feet and hands
Description of the formula according to traditional herbal medicine:
Costus igneus: Leaf of this herbal plant helps to build up insulin by strengthening beta cells of the pancreas in the human body.
Radix Anemarrhenae: Generates fluids and quenches thirst. May help decrease blood glucose levels.
Milk thistle: One of the compounds in milk thistle may work similarly to some diabetic medications by helping improve insulin sensitivity and decrease blood sugar.
Rhizoma Dioscoreae: lower blood glucose levels. Treats Kidney deficiency that manifest in frequent urination, premature ejaculation and sexual dysfunction.
Fructus Crataegi: Promotes digestion. Activates blood circulation. Controls hunger and helps to reduce body weight and lower cholesterol.
Hibiscus: May help those with diabetes control their blood pressure levels and help reduce insulin resistance.
Radicis Angelicae Sinensis: Treats sores and abscesses that are slow to heal, chronic non healing ulcerated sores. Generates flesh for slow healing sores. This herb will help by tonifying the blood.
Semen Cuscutae: Brightens the eyes, used for diminished vision, blurred vision, spots in front of the eyes, dryness of the eyes, and dizziness.
Mango leaves: Mango leaves have the capability to improve insulin production and distribution of glucose. They can help in stabilizing blood sugar levels. Mango leaves are also loaded with pectin, vitamin C and fiber. Together they are beneficial for both diabetes and cholesterol.
Dandelion: It has several beneficial properties such as controlling blood sugar, anti-oxidation, and anti- inflammatory.
Radix Astragali: Relieves numbness and pain. Numbness of the muscles in this case is due to insufficient nourishment and circulation. Astragalus has a strong effect to tonify which, in turn helps to generate blood and increase blood flow to the extremities to relieve muscles numbness and pain.
Gymnema: Currently it is one of the major botanical s being administered for those with diabetes, in stabilizing insulin levels and controlling healthy blood sugar levels.
Chamomile: A new study shows that chamomile may help prevent the development of diabetic complications, such as loss of vision, nerve damage and kidney damage.
Radix Salviae Miltiorrhizae: Activates blood circulation and enhances the overall effectiveness of the herbs. Proper blood circulation also helps to prevent diabetes neuropathy.
Cinnamon: May help lower blood sugar and fight diabetes by imitating the effects of insulin and increasing glucose transport into cells. It can also help lower blood sugar by increasing insulin sensitivity making insulin more efficient at moving glucose into cells.
Flos Carthami: Activates blood circulation ad enhances the overall effectiveness of the formula. Activates blood circulation also reduces the risk of atherosclerosis by preventing buildup of cholesterol on the inner walls of blood vessls. Proper blood circulation also helps to prevent diabetic neuropathy.
Decaf Green Tea: A very small amount of green tea is added to help blend the herbal formula.
Recommended to drink 1 cup with meals every day for 6 months.
Blood glucose levels should be monitored when taking this formula.
This Formula is not intended to treat, cure or diagnose the above conditions. The information given is strictly according to traditional herbal medicine and should be used and prescribed as an herbal supplement.