|Other:||Bacopa or Brahmi|
Revered nerve tonic in ayurvedic medicine.
• poor cognition
• attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD, ADD)
• general stress
• mood disturbances
• neurodegenerative disorders
- Parkinson's disease
- Alzheimer's disease
• Triterpenoid Saponins (E.g. Bacosides )
• Tincture (1:5): 1.5-2.5 ml tid
• Liquid extract (1:2): 1-3 ml tid
• Decoction (dried herb): 2-6 qd
Generally considered safe when used as indicated. Traditionally given to children.
• Phenytoin • may decrease " mental fog " when taken concurrently.
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