The information given should not be considered as a substitute for a conventional treatment or counseling. Children, pregnant or lactating women should not take the supplement. Patients suffering from chronic illnesses (using medicinal treatment) should consult with their medical practitioner prior to use. Diabetic patients treated with medications, should monitor their blood glucose levels prior to start using the nutritional supplement in order to avoid a hypoglycemic condition. People who are prone to hypoglycemia should not take the supplement.