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Top Mucuna Pruriens Products* ❯View User Ratings* ❯*Affiliate LinksOVERVIEW: Mucuna Pruriens seed extract (Cowhage, Velvet Bean) has been used in traditional Ayurvedic medicine for hundreds of years as a treatment for Parkinson's disease. It contains L-Dopa which is converted into dopamine in the brain. READ MORE...USED FOR: Mood, Depression, Energy, Focus, Motivation, Athletic Performance, Bodybuilding, Parkinson's Disease, Arthritis, Pain and more.MECHANISM: L-Dopa from Mucuna extract is a precursor to dopamine. This excitatory neurotransmitter is involved in regulating mood, executive function, physical movement and more. READ MORE...DOSAGE: 500 - 1000mg per day; Taken 1 - 2 times a day.SIDE EFFECTS: Rated Possibly Safe for oral use at appropriate dosages. May cause mild gastrointestinal side effects. Limited clinical research data currently available. READ MORE...INTERACTIONS: Anesthesia, Anti-Diabetes Drugs, Anti-Psychotic Drugs, Guanethidine (Ismelin), Methyldopa (Aldomet), MAOIs, Tricyclic Anti-Depressants. May interact with supplements that decrease blood sugar, Kava or Vitamin B6.RELATED SUPPLEMENTS: L-Tyrosine, L-Theanine, GABA, 5-HTP, L-Tryptophan, SAMe, Rhodiola Rosea, Ashwagandha, Mucuna Pruriens, Sulbutiamine, Phenylalanine, Phenylethylamine, St. John's WortTop Mucuna Pruriens Supplements
- Elevates dopamine & norepinephrine
- Boosts mood, focus & motivation
- Improves stress response & libido
i want to use the natural seeds as there are an abundance where i live and everyone is very much afraid of this plant.
the information above is good for use of the extract, but can you do a comparative presentation using the natural seeds? because my research is showing that there isn’t much of that on the internet
Does it has any age limit to use ?
Not sure where you got your dosage information from. Ayurvedic medicine says 5 – 15g per day of the non-extracted powder.
I want to give mucuna seeds to my mother as she is suffering from Parkinson’s so please suggest me how to give her seeds along with other medicines that she is already taking for Parkinson’s
my husband suffers from Parkinson’s . He is taking 15-20 grams
of the organic powder
per day for almost 3 years . No side effects, but it controls
however it is most important to take Mucuna pruriens together
with a quarter teaspoon of honey, which acts as a medium for
delivering the herb to its intended destination and
enhances the effect.