With many effects, the benefits of fiber in metabolous diseases such as blockages, diabetes, lipid disorders, and excessive gout Konjac glucomannan has long been known. So they derailed metabolism regulating can intervene and of course reduce the feeling of hunger. Widespread soluble fiber are inulin and Konjac glucomannan. Now new research results exist for the glucomannan underpinning the application range of this valuable Ballaststoffes. Glucomannan is a water-soluble polysaccharide (multiple sugar, comparable to cellulose), obtained from the roots of Asian Konjac plant. Konjac glucomannan is part of many Chinese and Asian food and contributes to its digestibility and has a high saturation effect. These properties have made interesting for health research the glucomannan.
New research from different research groups show the large range of applications of this natural substance. A study from Spain in overweight shows that already 2-3g glucomannan daily positive satiety affect. But more important was the result that the harmful cholesterol significantly in the overweight could be reduced with glucomannan. A different group of researchers reported that glucomannan able to stimulate intestinal motility and improve the intestinal ecology. An effect that helps people with constipation. Finally, a third group of researchers in diabetics could show that already dayspacking glucomannan daily improves sugar and fat levels in diabetic patients. Glucomannan has thus proved valuable support for people with metabolic disorders, obesity and constipation. These and other research to show how risk factors such as cholesterol, triglycerides and elevated blood sugar today on evidence-based basis with simple natural remedies as glucomannan but also cinnamon extract can be addressed.
Therefore the company Navitum Pharmaceuticals has the product DiVitum specifically for people with metabolic disorders such as in the metabolic syndrome placed on the market. DiVitum contains even cinnamon extract to enhance the effects of glucomannan on the sugar and fat metabolism. Thus, 2 natural substances in DiVitum are United, that perfectly complement each other. DiVitum is aimed at health-conscious people who want to control risk factors and reduce your personal risk for heart attack or stroke by natural means. DiVitum (PZN 4604261) contains cinnamon extract and Glucomannnan and is available in pharmacies, good health centres or directly via Navitum Pharma under. Source: Salas-Salvado J et al. br J Nutr. 2008; 99(6): 1380-7; Chen HL et al. J on the Coll Nutr. 2008; 27(1): 102-8; Chearskul S et al. J Med Assoc Thai. 2007; 90(10):2150-7 Dr. Gerhard Klages