Each tablet contains (Azadirachta indica, Trigonella foenum graecum, Curcuma longa, Phyllanthus emblica, Terminalia chebula, Terminalia bellerica, Syzygium cumini, Tribulus terrestris, Rotula aquatica). Cogent db+ is a formulation that has been used in Ayurvedic Medicine (a medical system of India which dates back to >5,000 years) for the control and prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus. The formulation, made up of 9 herbs (plants and fruits), has been perfected over time and addresses all the complications attributed to diabetes mellitus. The 9 herbs of Cogent db+ are as follows:
Azadirachta indica has antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and antihyperglycemic properties. It is used in healing chronic wounds, diabetic foot and gangrene developing conditions. The hepatorenal protective activity and hyperlipidemic effects have been recently published. It is also a blood purifying agent and a prophylactic in microangiopathy.
Trigonella foenum graecum is best known for its antihyperglycemic property. It is a powerful anti-inflammatory herb with antibacterial activity. It prevents tissue resistance and enhances intra-extra cellular transportation. Good in toxic conditions and disorders of the liver.
Curcuma longa has antiseptic, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. It is a well-known powerful blood purifier. It also inhibits LDL oxidation and has hypocholesterolemic and hypolipidemic action. It helps in healing chronic wounds quickly since it is vascular-supportive and useful in conditions where gangrene development is a possibility in diabetic foot. Recent research shows that it has atherogenesis prevention property, acts as a good antioxidant and possesses immunomodulatory and cytotoxic activity. It also inhibits aggregation and alters eicosanoid metabolism in human platelets.
Phyllanthus emblica is a rich source of vitamin C. This herb is considered 1 of the best cardiac, neurohormonal and liver tonics. Based on its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory activity, it has been accredited as a prophylactic for ophthalmic problems (eg, retinopathy) and different diabetic complications. The herb has gained scientific acceptance that it supports the blood vessels, nerves at the cellular levels for improving the immunologic barrier, as well as smooth maintenance of circulation and condition of impulses.
Terminalia chebula is an effective antidote for internal inflammatory conditions eg, pancreatitis. It is considered rejuvenative and reverses necrosis. Recent scientific evidence shows that it has antioxidant, antibacterial, hypolipidemic and cardiotonic activity. It also has antimutagenic activity against Salmonella typhimurium and reduces cholesterol-induced atherosclerosis in rabbits. It is a very good prophylactic for diabetic neuropathy and retinopathy.
Terminalia bellerica helps to provide symptomatic relief of polydipsia and works as a prophylactic in diabetic retinopathy. It also arrests general debility. It possesses rejuvenative property and is good for arresting necrosis.
Syzygium cumini is a powerful anti-inflammatory herb and good for toxic conditions and disorders affecting the liver. It has been used in traditional Indian medicine as an antimicrobial prophylactic in alleviating infections associated with chronic diabetes. It also exhibits hypolipidemic effect, diminishes tissue resistance and improves intra-extra cellular transportation.
Tribulus terrestris is a powerful diuretic, tonic and aphrodisiac. It is very rich in protein and calcium. It reduces inflammations, edema, urinary complaints, dyspepsia, cardiopathy, hemoptysis and spermatorrhea. It serves as a prophylactic for diabetic nephropathy and is supplementary in healing diabetes-induced impotence.
Rotula aquatica is a very specific herb used for the treatment of kidney-associated diseases.