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Ashwaganda

Other Names: Ashwaganda, Indian Ginseng, Winter Cherry, Withania Somnifera
Traditional Usages: Anxiety, Depression, Anemia, Anorexia, Conjunctivitis, ADHD, Aphrodisiac, Memory Enhancer, Insomnia, Impotence, Female Libido Loss, Wounds, Asthma, Joint Pain
Resources: India, Africa, Bangladesh, Southeast Asia, Mediterranean Region,
Parts Used: Root, Leaves, Seed
Herbal Research: Ashwaganda
Health Warning: Avoid during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding


Ashwaganda - Herbal remedy for Thyroid Disorders: Ashwaganda is an Ayurvedic medicinal herb that is an antioxidant working directly on the thyroid gland to help regulate the hormone. Take one capsule of 450 milligrams once daily.

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