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Cinnamon Bark 600 mg - 120 Capsules


Healthy Glucose Metabolism

Item#: 4636
Manufacturer SKU: 733739046369

  • Free Radical Scavenger*
  • A Dietary Supplement


Cinnamomum Cassia Temporarily Replaces Cinnamomum Verum in NOW Cinnamon Products

NOW has evaluated Cinnamomum cassia and it has met all our stringent safety and efficacy requirements for cinnamon. Instead of discontinuing this product, we decided to switch to Cinnamomum cassia until a reliable quality supply of Cinnamomum verum is available again. NOW’s thorough analyses of Cinnamomum cassia allayed concerns over coumarin and cinnamaldehyde content. NOW has tested for these two compounds. They are present at very low levels and are not a cause for concern based on recent studies and current safety data. Furthermore, Cinnamomum cassia has actually been better studied for its potential effect on glucose management, a benefit not consistently found using Cinnamomum verum.

Rest assured that once Cinnamomum verum is available again and meets our strict quality standards, we’ll reincorporate this species in NOW Cinnamon products.


Cinnamon Bark has been used traditionally as a culinary spice and to support proper digestion. It is known to possess a number of bioactive constituents that exhibit free radical neutralizing activity and other studies suggest that Cinnamon components may support a balanced immune system response to metabolic stressors of everyday life. Additional clinical evidence also indicates that Cinnamon Bark supports healthy glucose metabolism and may help to maintain blood sugar levels already within the healthy range.*


Suggested Usage

As a dietary supplement, take 2 capsules twice daily with food.

Supplement Facts

Serving Size:2 Capsules
Servings Per Container:60
Description Amount Per Serving % Daily Value*
Calories   5    
Total Carbohydrate   <1 g   <1%*  
Cinnamon (Cinnamomum cassia)
(Bark)
 
1.2 g (1,200 mg)    

Other Ingredients:

Gelatin (capsule), Silica, Stearic Acid (vegetable source) and Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source).

 

Not manufactured with yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.

Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if diabetic, hypoglycemic, pregnant/nursing, taking medications, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.

Do Not Eat Freshness Packet. Keep in Bottle.

Store in a cool, dry place after opening. Please Recycle.

 

 

 

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.  This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

This information current as of 10/10/14 5:04 PM.