GOTU KOLA Centella asiatica, std to 10% triterpene glycosides.
This Indian herb is mildly stimulating which increases mental alertness and memory, yet is calming and may aid sleep. Promotes healthy circulation, blood vessels, skin, collagen, liver function and bone density.
Also known to be useful with scleroderma and insomnia.
It is a member of the carrot family and its active component is triterpenes. Other active ingredients are e.g. magnesium, asiatiocosides and some vitamins. This herb contains also has compounds which increase glycosaminoglycan production and it is good in stress situations. Gotu kola has positive effects to assist in producing essential neurotransmitters.
Some effects to anti-stress are: Relaxing effect on an overactive nervous system, Support for adrenal glands, Good for stress-induced disorders such as e.g. panic attacks, Good for brain cells and nerves, Rebuilds energy reserves, Boosting immune system.
Chronic stress can cause cardiovascular problems such high blood pressure etc. - Gotu Kola increases the secretion of adrenaline. If the cause is chronic stress could be a herbal extract for chronic stress better. Also an acid-alkaline imbalance like acidosis can increase the risk for blood circulation problems. Wheatgrass juice powder and our pH-Balance Blend can be helpful.
Also increases the general blood circulation.
Suggested Use: 50 mg, 1-3 x daily or if it is needed.
Diet Tip: Protein in form of yoghurt, cheese or other milk products, fish, meat und protein drinks increases catecholamines (e.g. adrenalin, nor-adrenalin), therefore it is very important to support acute stress (short term).
Caution: Thyroid hyper function, during pregnancy.
Gotu Kola 10% Triterpenes Standardized Organic Extract
- Brands Badmonkey Botanicals
- Product Code: GOT01
- Availability: In Stock