Gotu Kola Leaf, Centella asiatica, Wildcrafted
Gotu Kola ( Centella asiatica ) is wildcrafted in India
Indian Pennywort, Marsh Penny, Water Pennywort
Cautions please be aware that herbs, although natural can interact with certain medications, and that they may be ill advised to use under certain health conditions. Please consult a qualified health practitioner for cautions pertinent to you.
No therapeutic claim is made or intended for this product. Information is for educational purposes only.
Further interesting reading...
Popularly used to improve memory and relieve the pain of rheumatism and arthritis. Despite its common name, Gotu kola herb, or centella asiatica, is not related to the kola nut, contains no caffeine and has no stimulant properties. Quite the contrary, centella asiatica is actually has a tranquilizing effect on the body, particularly the central nervous system. Some naturopathic doctors and herbalists have recommended gotu kola herb as a less toxic alternative to the prescription drugs commonly (over)used to medicate children who have been labelled as "ADD" or "ADHD."