DetailsBERGAMOT is derived from Bergamot Citrus plant which is grown in the Calabria region of Italy. Bergamot peel is used to make Earl Grey Tea. Bergamot is used in aromatherapy to reduce anxiety during chemotherapy, and is an ingridient in many perfumes. Bergamot Citrus contains high levels of the phytonutrients Nechesperidin,Naringen,Neoceriocitrin, Melitidin and Brutieridin in which "recent" studies have shown cholesterol lowering effects similar to statin medications.
Bergamot has also been shown to have a positive effect on normalizing blood glucose levels through its effect on insulin.
Bergamot Citrus fruit is similar to lemons but more tart.
The ingredients in Bergamot are regulated by the Italian Government to ensure quality.
Bergamot has also been used for its calming effect.
Bergamot is a nutrtional product, it is not meant to treat or diagnose any medical condition. The statements are not supported by Food and Drug Administation studies. Bergamot use is not meant to be substitute for proven cholesterol lowering medication, and its use shoud be discussed with your health care provider.