In addition, to aid in medical weight loss, Metassist, developed by Dr Jonathan Burg also contains:

GymnemaGymnema Sylvestrie – Used for over 2,000 tears in Aryuvedic medicine to prevent and treat diabetes, the Hindu word for this amazing herb is “gumar” which literally means “sugar destroyer”. This herb is being actively studied by scientists as it holds great promise in not only treating and preventing diabetes but as well inth earea of weight loss and general weight loss. Studies have shown that gymnema:

  • reduces the sweetness of sugar thereby inhibiting sweet cravings
  • reduces the absorption of both sugar and fat causing these to be excreted from the body
  • stimulates insulin to be secreted from the pancreas by regenerating pancreatic cells
  • is anti-diabetic in laboratory rats

Green Tea  Green Tea – Green tea has been the subject of thousands of medical studies particularly over recent years. As green tea relates to the subject at hand it has been shown to:

  • increase the burning of fat by the body by 17%
  • cause a 4% weight loss in 12 months
  • decrease both systolic and diastolic blood pressure which are often elevated in overweight individuals
  • decrease total and LDL cholesterol
  • reduce deaths due to heart disease the most common cause of death particularly in the overweight

fenugreek seeds  Fenugreek Seeds – Have been used medicinally throughout the world for thousands of years. It has many health benefits from increasing   milk production in nursing mothers to increasing libido 25% in aging men but as it relates to weight loss, carb craving and diabetes fenugreek:

  • is anti-diabetic and ameliorates most metabolic effects of Type 2 diabetes which one often sees in medical weight loss patients
  • improves glucose tolerance
  • lowers cholesterol levels 14% in 24 weeks

GingerGinger Root– Another ancient herb with myriad uses in health and wellness which has been shown to

  • lower blood pressure in laboratory animals
  • lower blood sugar in laboratory animals
  • lower cholesterol in laboratory animals


Taking 1-2 tablets of MetAssist 3 times a day before each meal will result in a noticeable reduction in sugar craving, hunger, insulin overshoot symptoms and will be a very useful addition to your fat loss and wellness regimen.