What is SugarKey® Multi-focus?
SugarKey® Multi-focus is an Australian made herbal medicine (Australian Medicine Number: AUSTL 177219) developed from natural plants with years of study and proven clinical outcomes. Traditionally it helps to maintain healthy carbohydrate and blood lipid metabolism, as well as blood sugar levels in health individuals. It is traditionally used to relieve symptoms related to internal heat, Yin and body fluid deficiency and to promote blood circulation.
It may also reduce symptoms of mild inflammation and improve general well-being.
What are the active ingredients that SugarKey® Multi-focus contains and what are their properties reported?
Phellodendron amurense dried bark:
Known as Amur Cork-tree bark, it possesses properties that remove damp-heat, quench internal fire, counteract toxicity and relieve consumptive fever.
Studies revealed that Phellodendron amurense contains the marker component named Berberine which has been well studied in the phytopharmaceutical industry. Benefits of Berberine has been revealed and reported. These include but not limited to:
This product contains standardized extract of Phellodendron amurense equivalent to Berberine 250mg per capsule.
Pueraria lobata dried root:
Known as Kudzu root, it has the property that relieves stiffness, promotes the production of body fluid, facilitates blood circulations.
Does SugarKey® Multi-focus affect my other chemical drugs?
Although no data suggesting any interactions may result from the active ingredients that the product contains, it is recommended that leave at least two hours gap of the taking time between other medications. Should undesired effect occurs, stop taking the medicine, and consult your doctor.
How could I realize the effect of this product on me?
It may make sense to compare the body symptoms before and after, and the blood test result in terms of total cholesterol, blood sugar and blood pressure in a 3 months interval. Meanwhile health lifestyles including balanced diet, positive mood and physical activities should always be maintained.
Can I stop other medications if SugarKey® Multi-focus works for me?
The great unique benefit of SugarKey® Multi-focus is of few side effects reported if appropriately administrated. It is recommended to discuss with your healthcare professional whether to gradually reduce the dose of other relevant medication or temporarily withdraw it for further assessment and decision.
Can pregnant women use SugarKey® Multi-focus?
No. it is not recommended.
What is the dosage guide for different conditions?
For mild conditions, 1 capsule a time, 2 times daily 1 hour away from meal.
For moderate conditions, 2 capsules a time, 2 times daily 1 hour away from meal.
For severe or diarrhea, 2 capsules a time, 3 times daily before meal.
For general well-being, 1 capsule a time, 1 time daily in the morning with meal.
Always read label. If symptoms persist, consult your medical professional.
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