Description: A staple in the Ayurvedic tradition, Bacopa Monnieri is traditionally used to enhance and protect brain function. It is a perennial herb from the Scrophulariaceae or Figwort family and thrives in wet environments. As an herb sacred to the Hindu god, Brahma, Bacopa monnieri is considered an herb of the mind. In the Hindu culture, it is used to consecrate newborns in the hope of increasing their intelligence.*
Precautions: Generally considered safe, but not much is known yet about the affects it may have on pregnancy, so it is best to avoid it.
Note: We offer different sizes of this item (.05oz-1lb) at our retail location. Please contact us if you would like a custom amount.
*The information contained in this description is purely for historical or entertainment value and is not designed to treat, diagnose or cure any diseases. If you have any current medical conditions, please seek the advice of a medical practitioner. The individual herbs offered here have not been tested for efficacy with regard to the contents of vitamins, minerals or other constituents.
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