Glucose Essentials (30-day supply)
Ensure healthy blood sugar, balanced insulin levels and all-day energy.
Glucose Essentials (30-day supply)
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Glucose Essentials® will help you win the
blood sugar battle once and for all!
Folks, get ready to impress your doctor with great glucose numbers! Glucose Essentials contains the recent Swiss discovery called Portusana® Purslane Extract, which takes my acclaimed formula to a whole new level. It not only promotes normal blood sugar levels and better insulin sensitivity—but it also helps lower the critical hemoglobin A1C blood sugar marker! But this is more than numbers on a blood test—these are benefits you’re going to feel. By helping to even out the blood sugar spikes and drops, Portusana helps to give you a slow, steady supply of energy.
Altogether, Glucose Essentials will help:
- Balance blood sugar
- Lower A1C levels
- Improve insulin sensitivity
- Fight sugar cravings
- And much more!
Improve your cells’ insulin sensitivity
While the studies on Portusana are excellent, the star ingredient in Glucose Essentials is Silbinol®, a pure, concentrated extract of the Indian kino tree. Silbinol helps remove sugar from your bloodstream and transport it into your cells. Read more about the studies behind Silbinol as well as the importance of the trace mineral chromium here.
Boost your insulin efficiency
Even with healthy gateways, sometimes your insulin needs more help to move enough glucose from your bloodstream into your cells. Vanadyl sulfate, a naturally occurring bright blue mineral, comes to the rescue by mimicking your body’s own natural insulin.
I’m always looking for the most advanced ways to keep you healthy, and your blood sugar is no exception. My Glucose Essentials formula is based on the most up-to-date research, and it’s the foundation of my Advanced Glucose Program. I also recommend that you take the Forward Plus Daily Regimen to meet all your daily nutrient needs. Blood sugar and insulin play key roles in several important health areas. That’s why I encourage you to support your glucose levels by eating a healthy, well-balanced diet, exercising regularly, and taking targeted nutrients—all of which help maintain normal blood sugar levels.
*Individual results may vary.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Swiss discovery improves your blood sugar in 3 ways
Scientists hit blood sugar pay dirt with the Swiss discovery of Portusana Purslane Extract. Portusana, from an edible leafy plant, improves insulin sensitivity, blocks dietary glucose from entering your bloodstream, and improves hemoglobin A1C levels (a long-term measurement of your body’s ability to control glucose).
Two separate, very significant studies show impressive results using Portusana. In one pilot clinical trial, researchers found that Portusana reduced blood sugar levels after only 2–3 weeks.1 A second, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical study saw subjects’ A1C levels decrease.2 Great numbers, plus Portusana evens out glucose spikes and drops—a benefit you’re going to feel.
Clinical trials showed that patients taking 450 mg of Silbinol daily for 12 weeks had an average drop of 32 points in their fasting glucose.3
The trace mineral chromium also improves insulin sensitivity by increasing the number of “gateways” on your cell walls that allow glucose to enter. And Glucose Essentials gives you a generous 198 mcg of chromium in the highly absorbable polynicotinate form to get the job done.
Studies show that vanadyl sulfate can drop fasting glucose by 20% in just four weeks4—plus improve insulin sensitivity. But most supplements give you one-tenth of what you need. I insisted on using the same full research dose in Glucose Essentials that I’ve had great success with at the Whitaker Wellness Institute. So you get a completely safe dose that’s proven effective.
But that’s not all. Glucose Essentials includes another insulin efficiency booster called GlucoHelp banaba leaf extract that also enhances glucose transport and promotes normal blood sugar levels.
Slow the flow of dietary sugars into your bloodstream
Gymnema extract slows the release of sugar from the foods you eat, keeping your blood sugar steady. And the special GS4 Plus form in Glucose Essentials has been shown in clinical trials to lower blood glucose and A1C levels.5
1 Frutarom Pilot Study (unpublished)
2 Frutarom Study Summary (unpublished)
3 Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) Indian J Med Res.1998 Jul;108:24–29
4 Boden G, et al. Metabolism 1996 Sep;45(9):1130–1135
5 Baskaran K, et al. J Ethnopharmacol 1990 Oct;30(3):295–305
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I have used this product for over 2 years. It has done a wonderful job for me in helping me to reduce and stop some meds and maintain excellent [test] results
It does help [balance] my blood sugar levels, but the negatives are intestinal discomfort and diarrhea. Not sure if I can continue using it.
I had used Glucose Essentials for a while and had run out. My blood sugar number began inching back up so I reordered and started back still taking less than suggested within one week my numbers [improved]. Really great!!!! Thanks
gives me diarrhea so I am taking it slowly
Vanadyl Sulfate as added component in this product causes digestive upset, including upset stomach, diarrhea and flatulence. Had to switch to Berberine product.
[...] So far this has kept my sugar under control. It has not lowered it any.
Glucose Esseentials reduced a lot my sugar level Thanks a lot
My husband has been taking this for 8 months and 4 months into the treatment he had an unexpected lowering of his triglycerides and bad cholesterol. I was very jealous of his success and decided to give it a try to see if it would help me. I do not have a glucose issue. My cholesterol went down to 168 from 229 and triglycerides are under a 100. My husbands most recent cholesterol was 178 and triglycerides under 100. Thank you Dr. Whitaker.
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings Per Container: 90
Amount Per Serving
Chromium (as polynicotinate)
Indian Kino Tree Extract‡ (heartwood and bark)
Gymnema Extract† (leaf)
Purslane Extract§ (leaf)
Banaba Extract♦ (leaf)
Other ingredients: Gelatin, microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate, silicon dioxide
‡Silbinol® (Indian Kino Tree Extract) is a registered trademark of Sabinsa Corporation.
†GS4 Plus® (Gymnema Extract) is a registered trademark of Sabinsa Corporation.
§® is a registered trademark of Frutarom USA, Inc.
♦GlucoHelp® is a registered trademark of OptiPure, Inc.
Standardization Levels: Indian Kino Tree Extract: 5% pterostilbene, 0.01% epicatechin; Gymnema sylvestre Extract: 25% gymnemic acids; Banaba Extract: 18% corosolic acid
Suggested Use: Take 1 capsule three times daily before a meal. Do not exceed 3 capsules daily or take additional vanadyl sulfate without consulting a health care professional.
Warning: If you are on insulin treatment, or are pregnant or lactating, consult a health care professional before using this product. If you are on oral hypoglycemic agents, this product may require an adjustment in your medication. Always consult a health care professional before making an adjustment.
Note: Vanadyl sulfate may cause a harmless darkening of stools. Use of this product may result in gastrointestinal upset including loose stools, abdominal discomfort, or nausea.
Keep out of reach of children.
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