• Latin Name: Gymnema Sylvestre
  • CAS No.: 90045-47-9
  • Active Ingredient: Gymnemic Acid
  • Specifications: 25% – 75%
  • Test Method: Gravimetric
  • Part used: Leaves
  • Appearance: Fine yellow brown powder



Gymnema (scientific name Gymnema sylvestre) is a climbing plant that can reach large sizes. Belonging to the Asclepiadaceae family, it is widespread in the tropical areas of the Asian, African and Australian continents. It has oval leaves and bell-shaped yellow flowers. This plant has therapeutic properties known in Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine. In particular, hypoglycemic properties are attributed to this botanical species. It is therefore considered an anti-sugar plant. It is used as an adjuvant in slimming diets. It can also prove to be a good ally for those suffering from diabetes.


  • Anti-diabetic, or hypoglycemic properties
  • Hypocholesterolemic properties
  • Laxative and stimulating properties
  • Slimming properties