SelectSIEVE® Bergamot is composed of all the healthy flavonoids from bergamot fruit whose natural hypolipidemic, hypocholesterolemicand hypoglycemic effect are well-known in traditional medicine.
As designed by Nature itself, SelectSIEVE® Bergamot has been isolated by 100% of bergamot juice through an eco-sustainable process based on soft conditions.
Bergamot juice, almost exclusively produced in Calabria (Italy), has always been used in folk medicine to reduce blood cholesterol and lipids.
SelectSIEVE® Bergamot is the highly concentrated flavonoids extract from Bergamot, whose functional juice is reported to be traditionally effective against hypercholesterolemia, dyslipidemia and hyperglycemia.
Subjects with border line values of “bad-cholesterol” or people suffering from dyslipidemia, metabolic syndrome and hyperglycemia.
SelectSIEVE® Bergamot has a unique profile of flavonoids:
- Hesperetinreduces hepatic TG accumulation and TG-synthesis
- Naringeninand Hesperetindecrease assembly of lipoproteins by decreasing the complex ACAT activity
- NeoeriocitininhibitsLDL oxidation
- Naringin, Melitidinand Brutieridinselectively inhibit HMG-CoA reductase, responsible for the cholesterol biosynthesis, through a statin-like action.