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Ashwagandha

Ashwagandha has been called the king of Ayurvedic herbs. Limited research suggests that it works well for reducing stress and anxiety. It may also modestly enhance strength performance, improve glucosemetabolism

What is Ashwagandha

Ashwagandha (Withaniasomnifera) is an herb used in Ayurveda, the traditional medicine of India. Its root has a horsey smell (in Sanskrit, ashva means “horse” and gandha means “smell”) and is said to confer the strength and virility of a horse. Various parts of the plant are used, but the most common in supplements is an extract of its roots.

Things To Know & Note

Is a Form Of Adaptogen
Stress relief
Ayurveda
Performance Enhancer
Other Functions Adaptogen
Stress relief
Ayurveda
Performance Enhancer
Primary Function Mood
Also Known As WithaniaSomnifera, Indian Ginseng, Smell of Horse, Winter Cherry, Dunal, Solanaceae
Do Not Confuse With Withaniacoagulans (Different Plant)
Goes Well With Terminalia Arjuna for physical performance (additive)

Nrf2/ARE inducers (Curcumin or silymarin from Milk thistle) for inducing HO-1 activity and antioxidant effects

ERK/p38 inhibitors (chemotherapeutic effects)

Notch2/4 inhibitors (chemotherapeutic effects)

SSRI drugs (for reducing obsession)

GABAergic anxiolytics (including Alcohol)

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