Pure Encapsulations Ashwagandha
offers support to the cardiovascular system, immune system, cognitive, memory, stress, joint function and thyroid. Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera) is an herb that plays a huge role in Ayurvedic healing. Ayurveda is a form of medicine practiced by the Hindus of India which has been around for thousands of years. Ashwagandha is a member of the pepper family and its name means the smell of a horse" due to the belief that ashwagandha allegedly gives you the strength of a stallion. Throughout its long history ashwagandha has commonly been used to help strengthen the immune system after an illness. It's also thought to increase your energy levels while supporting sexual function in both men and women. Recommended use:
1 capsule daily with or between meals, or as directed by your healthcare professional.
- Support Immune System
- Supports Intestines
- Support from Fatigue
- Helps to counteract the effects of occasional stress*
- May support cardiovascular, immune, cognitive and joint function*
Made with hypoallergenic, vegan ingredients
The Ashwagandha Pure Encapsulations supplement is best known to help counteract the effects of occasional physical and mental stress, as well as support cognition and memory function. Ashwagandha is an herb that belongs to the pepper family and has and has been used extensively over 4,000 years for use in promoting overall health and longevity.*
Helps to counteract the effects of occasional stress, may support cardiovascular, immune, cognitive and joint function*Ashwagandha, Withania somnifera, is an adaptogenic herb that belongs to the pepper family. It has an extensive, 4,000-year history of traditional use and is one of the most revered and widely used Ayurvedic herbs. Ashwagandha is believed to increase energy and overall health and longevity. Withanolides are key constituents of this herb and play an important role in ashwagandhas overall ability to promote physical and mental health. In animal studies, ashwagandha has been shown to support the activity of lymphocytes and macrophages, moderate occasional stress, enhance memory and cognitive function, provide neuroprotection by scavenging free radicals, and support thyroid function.
A small human clinical trial demonstrated the ability of ashwagandha to support healthy glucose and lipid metabolism. In a double blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial involving 42 volunteers, a formulation including ashwagandha indicated its potential to help promote joint comfort, which may involve modulation of cyclooxygenase enzyme activity. Traditional uses for ashwagandha included support for healthy male sexual function. Ashwagandha should be avoided by pregnant women and by individuals allergic to plants in the nightshade family. Ashwagandhas adaptogenic properties provide multi-functional support for promoting general mental and physical wellness, including support for occasional stress, joints, memory, immune function, and healthy lipid and glucose metabolism.