Healthforce Nopal Blood Sugar - Nopal Cactus Unavailable for shipment to California due to Prop 65. Nopal Cactus (Opuntia streptacantha species) has been used for thousands of years by Mexican natives as a food and for enhanced health and vitality. HealthForce Nutritionals Nopal is the authentic Opuntia Streptacantha species. Other species of Nopal and Prickly Pear Cactus are very nutritious and good for you, but do not have the effects of Opuntia Streptacantha, especially when it comes to blood sugar balance.100% wildcrafted, 100% pesticide-free, grown and dried at low temperatures to preserve enzymes and heat sensitive elements. HealthForce Nopal Cactus is highly nutritious and contains a unique phytochemical, vitamin and mineral profile that contributes to its beneficial effects. This profile supports lower blood sugar function when it is too high (does not lower blood sugar too much).It is also high in bulk forming mucilaginous fiber that assists most foods, herbs and supplements taken with it to be gently and naturally time-released into the blood stream. This includes the timed-release of sugars into the blood stream to support healthy blood sugar and insulin functions. Will also time-release other foods/herbs into the blood stream including unhealthful foods. Time releasing less than optimally healthful foods into the blood stream will allow the body to deal with the resultant toxicity with less difficulty/more effectively. ? Helps to balance blood sugar? Immune Enhancing? Supports healthy cholesterol and triglycerides? 100% Wildcrafted & Pesticide free Maximally therapeutic Optuntia Streptacantha species CAUTION! Insulin users & Diabetics: Due to Nopal's natural effect of assisting the moderation of blood sugar and insulin levels, check with your doctor as insulin may need to be adjusted . 180 Vegancaps in amber glass bottle.Suggested Usage: 3-6 VeganCaps upon arising and 3-6 VeganCaps per each meal/snack. VeganCaps can be opened up and mixed into sweet drinks/smoothies for maximum effects (Nopal powder is bitter, do not mix in so many caps that your drink/smoothie becomes unpalatable).Intensive Usage: 6-9 VeganCaps upon rising and with each meal/snack.Suggested Adjuncts: Vegan diet with emphasis on raw fresh, high water content foods; a high fiber diet (only whole plant foods have fiber); HealthForce Vitamineral Green (a unique and extremely nutrient dense superfood complex for comprehensive nutritional support and cleansing); Liver Rescue; exercise (try rebounding); fresh air (house plants clean the air); and everything else healthful.