This potent herb is still a staple within the Ayurvedic system and by the general population as a tonic of India; it is considered one of the most important herbs in the tradition.
Ashwagandha's botanical name, Withania somnifera, provides a bit of a clue to its powers; the species name somnifera means 'sleep-inducing.'
- Withania somnifera (Ashwagandha) root
dry extract 170mg / 250ml
Equivalent to dry root 1.7g
Not for use in pregnancy except under the supervision of a qualified healthcare practitioner. In Ayurvedic medicine, ashwagandha is traditionally used to promote lactation (Kapoor, 1990), though it is best to check with your healthcare provider to ensure there are no contraindications in your unique case.
- It is not recommended to consume ashwagandha if you are hyperthyroid, unless under the supervision of a practitioner.
- Talk to an Ayurvedic practitioner/health professional if you are unsure if this medicine is right for you.
Store below 30°C.
Keep out of reach of children.