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Anybody tried Guava Leaf Tea for blood sugar regulation?

Dear all,

I am 43 year old female. Had gestational diabetes 7 years ago. Became diabetic again since one year. Started allopathic medicine last month as the FBS reached 290 and PPBS 280. Even after taking medicine , the FBS still was high 180 and PPBS 230. Started taking guava leaf tea after food and pleasantly surprised by the result as the FBS became 108 and PPBS 90-130. Anyone in the community ever tried this? Does this result last? Thank you for your time.

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I have not heard of it so far but please do keep posting about your progress with this trial ,do you use fresh or dried leaves ? by the way are you still taking diabetes medicines ? your recent numbers are great , did you take HbA1c test recently ?


Hi, thank you for your response. yes I am on Med, Gp 0.5 Mg in the morning and metformin 500 night. Even with this the number was 180/230 on the previous day of my trial of guava leaf tea. I take the fresh leaf 4-5 , boiled in 3-4 cups of water. No have not taken HbA1c recently.


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Thanks much Nair sir. Will surely look into this.


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