Excellent herb for the nervous system and thinning hair. After 2 weeks of taking this herb combined with Ashwagandha, my symptoms disappeared. Highly recommend it for Vata imbalances.
Mucuna Pruriens is a very famous multi-faceted herb of Ayurveda, with immense health benefits. Mucuna is traditionally used in Ayurveda to pacify aggravated Vata. Mucuna Pruriens is also traditionally used in herbal medicines as Brahmana (nutritive tonic) in the case of Daurbalya (general weakness).
Cautions and Warnings:
Discontinue use if you experience headache, nausea, abdominal bloating, pounding heartbeat, and agitation. Do not take it if pregnant or breastfeeding. If symptoms persist or worsen, or if you experience new symptoms consult a healthcare practitioner. Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are taking any medication or natural health products disorder, Parkinson's' disease, or any psychosis.
May increase the dopamine level in the brain and increase plasma testosterone levels.