Glycetracts are made without using alcohol for the extraction of the herb. They are made from Glycerol, distilled water and herbs. The glycerol used is vegetable sourced. Glycetracts are suitable for people who need to avoid any alcohol (e.g. young children, recovering alcoholics and those with liver distress).
Research suggests that spirulina has antioxidant and inflammation-fighting properties, as well as the ability to help regulate the immune system.
Spirulina is a high-nutrient, low-calorie food that contains a lot of nutrition in a small amount of powder. Introducing spirulina to the diet may help people lose weight without losing nutrition. It can be easily digested and may support the gut health.
Spirulina shows promise as a way to manage the symptoms of diabetes. A 2018 review study found that spirulina supplementation significantly lowered peoples fasting blood glucose levels.
Taking spirulina extract may help to lower cholesterol levels and there is also evidence that it could help control a persons blood pressure.