Stevia rebaudiana or what so called “leaf sweet” in Persian traditional medicine, is a herb native to south America. This leaf traditionally used as sweetener in beverages in the area. The glycosides in leaves are up to 300 times sweeter than table sugar.
Stevia extract is calorie free and is a good choice for replacing glucose sweeteners. A small amount of impurities in the extract causes bitter taste and makes it unfit for use in food and medicine. Therefore, a high purity extract is required for these applications.
The pure stevia glycoside extract used in food and drug, is mainly Rebaudioside A, with a purity of more than 98%. Despite of limited cultivation of stevia in Iran, most of stevia extract used inside of the country is imported.
Stevia extract can regulate blood pressure and is very useful for diabetic individuals. Replacing sugar by stevia extract will produce weight loss. Stevia glycoside extract is an ideal choice for use by diabetic person, people who likes to lose weight or eliminate sugar from diet and replace it with a healthy sweetener.
Stevia extracts of NanoAge are produced to answer all of these demands.
- Effervescent tablet of stevia extract
- 1X granulated stevia sachet
- 50X granulated stevia