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Lemon balm (Melissa officinalis)


Lemon Balm/Nutrient Depletion:
  • GlucoseGlucose: In diabetic mice, lemon balm regulated glucose levels and glucose tolerance, as well as the activity of various glucose-mediating enzymes (54).
  • MagnesiumMagnesium: According to research in animals, lemon balm may negatively affect the magnesium mineral composition of the tibia bone (48).

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