Gymnema Sylvestre Leaf, Powder (Gymnema sylvestre)
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Botanical Name: Gymnema sylvestre
Common Names: Gurmar, gurmarbooti, periploca of the woods, meshasringi
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Gymnema Sylvestre is a perennial woody vine belonging to the Asclepiadaceae family that grows in the tropical forests of central and southern India. Gymnema Sylvestre powder has an extended history of use in Ayurveda where it is called gurmar, which translates to “destroyer of sugar”. Gymnema sylvestre powder is typically prepared as an extract or infusion.
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