Advanced Orthomolecular Research (AOR) Ortho Glucose II
Diabetes is a syndrome characterized by abnormally elevated sugar levels in the blood. There are two types of diabetes: type 1 and type 2. Ortho Glucose II may help maintain a healthy blood sugar balance and may reduce the risk of complications linked to abnormal blood sugar levels, all in one formula.*
Many natural ingredients may help encourage healthy glucose metabolism and blood sugar levels. Cinnamon, chromium and the herb Gymnema sylvestre all help lower blood sugar levels. Many of these, including cinnamon and chromium, act by promoting insulin sensitivity – allowing cells to respond normally to the hormone insulin.
The ingredients in Ortho Glucose II™ also may help prevent certain complications of diabetes. Elevated cholesterol levels are one common complication. Cinnamon and chromium to help support healthy cholesterol levels. R(+)-lipoic acid can be a support in diabetic neuropathy, the damage that can occur to nerves in diabetic patients.
- Attempts tp increase insulin sensitivity*
- Potentially improves cellular glucose utilization*
- May reduce the risk of diabetic complications*
Take 1 capsule daily, half an hour before a meal, or as directed by a qualified health care practitioner.*
Do not use if you are hypersensitive or allergic to cinnamon or Peruvian balsam, if you have acid reflux, stomach or intestinal ulcers, liver disease, alcoholism, or are taking acetaminophen. Discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner if you experience symptoms of hypoglycemia including feelings of anxiety, dizziness, tremor, sweating, nausea or headache. May cause irritation of the gastric mucous membranes and reflux. Hypersensitivity, e.g. allergy, may occur in which case discontinue use. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have a kidney disorder and/or diabetes, or for use beyond 6 months. This product is not suitable for children. Pregnancy/Nursing: Do not use*
These statements have not been evaluated by Health Canada or the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Serving Size: 1 Veg Capsule
Amount Per Serving
% Daily Value *
|Chromium (picolinate)||167 mcg|
|Cinnamon extract||33 mg|
|Gymnemma sylvestre extract (20:1)||66.5 mg|
|Bitter Melon extract (Momordica charantia)||85 mg|
|R(+)-Lipoic Acid (sodium salt)*||100 mg|
* Percent daily values are based on a 2000 calorie diet
† Daily Value not established
Note: Serving Sizes are rounded to the nearest whole serving
*Contains 10 mg sodium per capsule.
Other Ingredients: microcrystalline cellulose, maltodextrin, silicon dioxide. Capsule: hypromellose.
AOR Guarantees: that no ingredients not listed on the label have been added to the product. Contains no wheat, gluten, nuts, peanuts, sesame seeds, sulphites, mustard, dairy, soy, eggs, fish, shellfish, or any animal byproduct.