Common names:

Ashwagandha, Withania somnifera, Ajagandha,  Kanaje Hindi,  Amukkara w Tamil, Samm Al Ferakh.

Traditional uses of Ashwagandha:

Ashwagandha has the following properties:

  • improves the functioning of the central nervous system,
  • improves memory, excellent for concentration, sleep,
  • remodulates and reduces the level of IL-10 cytokine and Th2 level response, which allows to reduce many symptoms of Lyme disease and eliminate infection from the body,
  • anti-depressant, neutralizes stress and is considered to be an excellent mood stabilizer,
  • detoxifying, cleansing the body of toxins,
  • strengthens the immune system,
  • slowing down the aging process,
  • neutralizes free radicals circulating in the body, and in addition due to the foregoing properties, effectively slows down the aging process,
  • strengthens the functioning of liver and kidneys.



Ashwagandha may be a weak abortifacient. It is not recommended for pregnant women.


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