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Yacon Leaf - Antioxidant Pancreatic Support, Glycemic & Glucose Support - Organic Human Grade Ingredients For Home Prepared Meals & Treats

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Introducing YACON LEAF - ANTIOXIDANT PANCREATIC SUPPORT GLYCEMIC and GLUCOSE SUPPORT, an organic, high-grade ingredient from THE PETZ KITCHEN, perfect for home-prepared meals and treats for dogs and cats. Yacon Leaf, originating from the nutrient-rich Andean regions of Peru, is celebrated in South American traditional medicine and by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a superfood. Its remarkable health benefits make it an essential addition to your pet’s diet, particularly for those managing diabetes or in need of pancreatic support. Here's why Yacon Leaf stands out:

🐾  Pancreatic and Metabolic Support: Yacon Leaf aids in supporting pancreatic health and metabolic functions, crucial for insulin production and utilization, thereby impacting liver and immune health.

🐾  Blood Sugar Regulation: It’s known for its potential in improving glycemic control, enhancing insulin sensitivity, and may help in managing diabetes by reducing fasting glucose rates.

🐾  Liver Protection: Offers liver-protecting activities, crucial for diabetic pets, by preventing fat accumulation in the liver and improving blood parameters.

🐾  Antioxidant Properties: Yacon Leaf is rich in antioxidants, combating free radical damage and supporting cellular health, particularly important for diabetic conditions.

🐾  Digestive Health: With its prebiotic and probiotic content, it promotes healthy gut flora, aiding in digestion and addressing digestive disorders like IBS and IBD.

🐾  Cardiovascular Health: May reduce the risk of conditions like arteriosclerosis by improving cholesterol levels and aiding in the absorption of glucose in the liver.

🐾  Research-Backed Benefits: Studies show significant benefits in diabetic test subjects, with many experiencing reduced insulin intolerance and overall improved health after prolonged use.

🐾  Comprehensive Health Support: Beyond glycemic control, Yacon Leaf offers benefits for kidney and bladder health, liver support, digestive balance, immune enhancement, and more, thanks to its diverse plant actions including hypoglycemic, antioxidant, and hepatoprotective properties.

YACON LEAF from THE PETZ KITCHEN is more than just a supplement; it's a holistic approach to enhancing your pet’s health, providing a solid nutritional foundation for managing blood sugar levels, supporting pancreatic function, and improving overall well-being. By incorporating Yacon Leaf into your pet's meals, you're investing in their long-term health and vitality, ensuring they live a happier, more balanced life.

  YACON LEAF's documented natural plant chemistry includes

🐾  prebiotic inulin

🐾  oligo fructo saccharides (FOS)

🐾  probiotics Lactobacillus and Bifid bacterium

🐾  free fructose, glucose, sucrose

🐾  vitamins including B complex, vitamins A, C and E

🐾  macro and micro minerals such as potassium, phosphorous, iron, magnesium, sodium, calcium and copper

🐾  variety of antioxidants

🐾  digestive enzymes

🐾  flavonoids (tryptophan and novel acids including protocatechuic, chlorogenic, ferulic, gallic, gentistic and caffeic acids)

🐾  fatty acids

🐾  sesquiterpene lactones

🐾  phenolic compounds

Other natural plant chemicals are listed here:

🐾  Yacon Leaf, recognized for its rich composition of natural plant chemicals, presents a diverse array of health benefits. This includes a wide spectrum of acids and compounds such as chlorogenic, ferulic, and caffeic acids, alongside sesquiterpene lactones, y-cadinene, and several dicaffeoylquinic and dicaffeoylquinic acids, among others. These constituents contribute to Yacon Leaf's potent cardiovascular benefits, actively working to mitigate risks associated with arteriosclerosis and atherosclerosis, often linked to insulin resistance.

🐾  Moreover, Yacon Leaf's potential in cardiovascular health extends to managing LDL cholesterol and triglyceride levels, effectively aiding in the removal of harmful fatty lipids from the bloodstream. Its high potassium content serves as a vasodilator, easing the tension in blood vessels and thereby fostering a healthier cardiovascular system. Additionally, Yacon Leaf supports the regulation of homocysteine levels in the blood, which, when elevated, can lead to arterial damage and plaque buildup, posing risks to heart health.

🐾  Beyond its cardiovascular advantages, Yacon Leaf is also noted for its positive impact on bone health. It aids in enhancing calcium absorption, which is crucial in combating osteoporosis and supporting the prevention of degenerative joint diseases. The leaf's nutritional profile promotes the assimilation of nutrients essential for strengthening teeth and bones, making it a valuable addition to dietary regimens focused on overall well-being and longevity.

Important Disclaimers & Contraindications

The leaves have demonstrated the ability to lower blood sugar levels. Diabetic pet should be screened by their vet before and while using Yacon to monitor their blood sugar levels accordingly as medications may need adjustment.

Drug Interactions & Cautions

The leaves will enhance the effect of insulin and diabetic drugs.

Direction for Use

Add powder to your dog or cat's meal daily.

Best if added to canned wet food, home prepared meals and treats, raw, dehydrated or hybrid diets.

Pet's Weight Amount 1x Daily

🐾  1-10 lbs 1/8 tsp

🐾  11-25 lbs 1/4 tsp

🐾  26-50 lbs 1/2 tsp

🐾  51-75 lbs 3/4 tsp

🐾  76+ lbs 1 tsp

Use for at least 30 days to see initial results.

If you require more information or just want to ask us about what specific product your dog needs, or you are unsure about any ingredients and how they will affect your dog feel free to email us at or if you are on Slack find us at Pawprintsco.

Size: 4 OZ
Pack Of: 1