Fabenol® is an alpha-amylase inhibitory natural extract obtained from Phaseolus vulgaris (common bean, kidney bean) that blocks the digestion of dietary starch, thus providing remarkable benefits in the maintenance of healthy blood sugar levels and optimal body composition. An improper diet and sedentary lifestyle are the major causes for an increased incidence of obesity.
Mechanism of action
The mechanism of action of Phaseolus vulgaris alpha-amylase inhibitors involves an indirect approach to weight loss by inhibiting starch breakdown and of sugar assimilation.Read More
The seeds of Phaseolus vulgaris contain an inhibitor of alpha-amylase and identified in the protein fraction of the bean. This protein binds with the active sites of alpha-amylase and prevents the starch metabolizing activity.Read More