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Gotu Kola – A revered herb both in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Ayurveda

Gotu Kola is also an adaptogen, which helps the body cope better with stress and improve adrenal function. It reduces anxiety and can help with fatigue and depression. Due to its tonic properties, just like Ashwagandha, Gotu Kola can be useful for a faster recovery during convalescence.

Benefits

  • TCM- Clear heat and drain dampness, remove toxin and disperse swelling

  • Ayurveda - Rasayana (rejuvenating tonic)

  • Improve memory, intellect and cognition (Medhya and Smrtiprada)

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What is it


Gotu Kola (Centella asiatica) is a small aquatic plant that has a long history as a medicinal herb in traditional Ayurvedic and Chinese medicine. In Asia, it is one of the popular herbs consumed for its pro-longevity claims. In Ayurvedic medicine (aka. “Brahmi”, the greatest of the great), is used as “brain food” and said to improve all aspects of mental functioning, including comprehension, intelligence, cognition memory and recollection.

Gotu Kola is believed to slow the aging process and is sometimes used in the treatment of insomnia, stress, nervousness, emotional situations and memory loss. Considered “the herb of enlightenment,” it promotes mental calm and clarity and is often used in the practice of yoga and meditation.

Did you know

Gotu Kola can speed wound healing?

Saponins and other organic compounds found in Gotu Kola stimulate the healing process at the site of wounds. By stimulating blood flow to the cells and protecting against infections, it can rapidly speed the healing process.

What is in it


Medicinal Ingredients

Each Capsule Contains:

Gotu Kola (Centella asiatica) 500 mg

Non Medicinal Ingredients

Microcrystalline cellulose, vegetable stearate, hypromellose (capsule shell).    

Does not contain

Dairy, egg, gluten, soy, wheat, corn, yeast, nuts, artificial sweeteners, preservatives, colors or flavors.

Who should take it


Who can benefit?

Due to its anti-aging and brain enhancing properties it can be taken by all adults concerned about mental stress, memory, intellect as well as older people concerned about preventing or addressing cognitive or memory problems.

Recommended dose

Adults take 2 capsules 3 times per day.

Cautions:

For prolonged use, consult a health care practitioner. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, do not use this product. If symptoms persist or worsen, or if new symptoms develop, discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner. If you are taking prescription medications, consult a health care practitioner prior to use.

Do not use if seal is broken.

Keep out of reach of children.

Keep sealed, store in a cool, dry place at 15–25ºC.