Carositol is an ingredient, derived from the fruit of the carob tree. It contains more than 90% natural and highly purified pinitol. Pinitol is an organic substance which mimics the action of insulin and helps the normal degradation of glucose.
The second ingredient is an extract from the leaves of Gymnema (Gymnema Sylvestre). Gymnema acid contained therein helps to reduce the high levels of blood sugar.
The third ingredient is a trivalent chromium (in the form of chromium picolinate), which contributes to the maintenance of normal glucose concentration in the blood.
Purpose: Provides good results in people with Prediabetes as well as with patients with Type II Diabetes, together with a special diet, exercise, and prescribed oral medications.
Effects of pinitol isolated from soybeans on glycaemic control and cardiovascular risk factors in Korean patients with type II diabetes mellitus: a randomized controlled study
Pinitol from Soybeans Reduces Postprandial Blood Glucose in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Effect of pinitol on glucose metabolism and adipocytokines in uncontrolled type 2 diabetes
Effects of Pinitol on Glycemic Control, Insulin Resistance and Adipocytokine Levels in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus 75-day Premarket Notification for New Dietary Ingredients
Insulin-like e?ect of pinitol
Buckwheat Concentrate Reduces Serum Glucose in Streptozotocin-Diabetic Rats
|In one capsule||
In recommended daily dose
(>90 % pinitol)
|Gymnema extract (Gymnema Sylvestre)
(28% Gymnema acid)
(57 µg (142.5 % ?? NRV*))
*Nutrient Reference Values
Reception: 3 capsules daily, half an hour before meals. For optimal effect, use the product for at least 2 months. The prolonged use of Metabol Control carries no risk of side effects, overdose or hypoglycemia. Upon reaching the normal blood sugar levels, a maintenance dose of 1 capsule per day for 1 month is recommended.