Gestational Diabetes Improves with Myo-inositol

Pregnant women with gestational diabetes who were treated with inositol had significantly lower fasting blood glucose and insulin while levels of the fat-burning hormone adiponectin increased compared to the non-supplemented group. (Diabetic Medicine, August 2011) Inositol has also been shown to improve the same parameters in women with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS).