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Life Extension Natural Glucose Absorption Control, 60 Vaps


Excess ingestion of fiber-poor carbohydrates in the diet, like sugar and white flour, contribute to surplus body fat by rapidly increasing blood sugar and by converting to triglycerides that bloat fat cells.

Compounds that slow the rate of complex and simple carbohydrate breakdown and absorption can be important components of a weight management program.

Natural Glucose Absorption Control contains a blend of Phase 3 Sucrase Inhibitor L-arabinose and Chromium GlycoProtein Matrix, and InSea (brown seaweeds).

Sucrase is an enzyme that breaks down sucrose in the digestive tract for absorption into the bloodstream.

Phase 3 contains a substance found in plants called L-arabinose that functions through its effects on sucrase digestion and works synergistically with chromium to support healthy insulin and blood sugar levels.

L-arabinose targets the sucrase enzyme, helping to delay the rapid rise in blood sugar associated with sucrose consumption.

Chromium is a critical micronutrient now widely recognized to play a vital role in maintaining healthy blood sugar levels in those within normal levels when used as part of a healthy diet.

The patented seaweed extract (InSea) has demonstrated effects upon both alpha-glucosidase and alpha-amylase. Alpha-glucosidase enables carbohydrate absorption by helping to break down simple carbohydrates into glucose.

Alpha-amylase is an enzyme that helps with the breakdown of large carbohydrate molecules like starch into glucose polymers (linked chains of glucose molecules). These simple sugars are then broken down to glucose by the alpha-glucosidase enzyme.

When given to laboratory animals, this seaweed extract reduced after-meal (postprandial) fluctuations in blood sugar by up to 90% compared with non-supplemented animals. Equally impressive were insulin reductions as much as 40% in the animals supplemented with InSea.

In a recent double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial, a single dose of 500 mg per day of this same compound significantly increased insulin sensitivity while inducing a 48.3% decline in postprandial (after-meal) glucose levels in healthy individuals.

InSea contains the trace element iodine. Iodine is involved in the production of the thyroid hormones triiodothyronine (T3) and thyroxine (T4). T3 and T4 are primarily responsible for regulating metabolism. The thyroid gland actively absorbs iodine from the blood to make and release these hormones.

By working on multiple pathways, using innovative natural substances, individuals can help mitigate the factors of insulin insensitivity that often results from aging.

This supplement should be taken in conjunction with a healthy diet and regular exercise program. Results may vary.

Life Extension's mission is simply to help you live a healthier, longer life. They are at the forefront of medical research, constantly looking for ways to prolong youth, health, and life. They have been at it for more than 34 years, investing more than $140 million to find therapies and technologies that could lead to lifesaving cures for the diseases of aging.

Life Extension insists on purchasing only the highest quality raw materials from all over the world, primarily from leading US, Japanese and European sources. They go one step further by using advanced analytical methods, such as high-performance liquid chromatography and gas chromatography/mass spectrometry, to ensure Their products meet label claims for potency and purity. Life Extension tests its raw materials using US Pharmacopeia and other exacting pharmaceutical assay standard.

Supplement Facts:

Serving Size: 1 vegetarian capsule

Servings Per Container: 60

Amount Per Serving:

Iodine (typical value naturally occurring from Ascophyllum nodosum and Fucus vesiculosus)

37.5 mcg

Chromium (as Chromium GlycoProtein Matrix)

100 mcg

Phase 3 Sucrase Inhibitor L-Arabinose and Chromium GlycoProtein Matrix (supplying 475 mg L-arabinose and 100 mcg chromium in a food bound state)

550 mg

InSea[proprietary composition of demineralized polyphenols from brown seaweeds Kelp (Ascophyllum nodosum) and Bladderwrack (Fucus vesiculosus)]

125 mg

Other ingredients: vegetable cellulose (capsule), microcrystalline cellulose, vegetable stearate, silica.

Contains soybeans. Contains yeast and corn.
This product contains NO milk, egg, fish, peanuts, crustacean shellfish (lobster, crab, shrimp), tree nuts, wheat, gluten or rice. Contains NO sugar and no artificial sweeteners, flavors, colors, or preservatives.

InSeais a trademark of innoVactiv™. Phase 3 is used under license.

Dosage and Use:

Take one capsule before consuming foods or drinks containing sugar, and/or refined carbohydrates, or as recommended by your healthcare practioner.


Take up to two capsules daily.


Because this product may lower blood glucose, consult your healthcare provider before taking this product if you are taking blood glucose lowering medication.




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