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Holy Basil (Ocimum sanctum) really is a sacred plant in Indian folk medicine. It's Sanskrit name Tulsi means "the incomparable one." It is often grown in temple gardens or placed in the home near the front entrance. With its fragrant aroma‚ it's part of Ayurveda's Rasayana "tonic" category of herbs‚ supporting good health and normal function of the whole body.
Faculty of Science researchers at Annamalai University‚ Tamil Nadu‚ India found that Holy Basil exhibits antioxidant activity and supports the body's natural response to oxidative stress. They also found it to be supportive of the body's normal lipid and protein oxidation levels‚ and normal antioxidant defense reactions. J Med Food. 2007 Sep;10(3):495-502.
Scientists at the Central Drug Research Institute‚ Lucknow‚ India found that constituents in Holy Basil have normal levels of the stress hormone cortisol in the body. Further‚ they found constituents of the herb to be supportive of normal blood sugar levels and the body's response to stress. J Nat Prod. 2007 Sep;70(9):1410-6.
In Ayurvedic tradition‚ Holy Basil is also used to support normal respiratory function and is considered to be an "elixir of life‚" promoting good health and longevity. Puri‚ Harbans Singh (2002). Rasayana: Ayurvedic Herbs for Longevity and Rejuvenation. CRC Press. pp. 272-280.
1) Supports normal bronchial lung function and respiratory
2) Supports normal adrenal function and cortisol levels
3) Supports normal blood sugar levels
4) Supports normal liver function and a normal immune system
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Serving Size: 1 capsule
Servings per container: 60
Amount per serving
organic holy basil leaf (Ocimum tenuiflorum Linn.)
standardized supercritical C02 extract 60mg*
(2.5% Ursolic acid and Oleanolic acid - 1.5mg*)
organic holy basil leaf extract 160mg*
organic holy basil leaf powder 500mg*
(0.4% Ursolic acid and Oleanolic acid - 2.0mg*)
*Daily Value Not Established.
Take 1 capsule twice daily before meals. Allow several weeks for full benefits and lasting results.
Consult a healthcare professional before use.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Gluten Free
- Vegetarian Product