The Gotu Kola plant is native to East Asia
but can grow in marshy areas in many parts of the world. It has been used to treat burns
and skin grafts.
Gotu Kola may also help psoriasis. This
herb has forged a reputation as an anti-aging herb. It also has sedative and calming
There is some evidence that Gotu Kola may
promote blood circulation in the legs by strengthening the veins and capillaries.
How It May Benefit You...
- poor circulation in the legs
- Burns, cuts, and other skin injuries
- mental fatigue
- improve memory
- blood purifier
- sexual problems
- psoriasis. (Use an external compress.)
Gotu Kola may cause a skin rash or
Do not use Gotu Kola if you are pregnant,
nursing, or using tranquillisers or sedatives.
Do not give Gotu Kola to children under
Herbs should only be used under the supervision of an experienced
herbalist or naturopath experienced in herbs.
Available in capsules, and tincture.