THE BENEFITS OF CENTELLA ASIATICA
In India, Gotu Kola is regarded as pherhaps the most spiritual of all herbs. Growing in some areas of the himalayas it's used by Yogis to improve meditation. It is said to develop the crown chakra, the energy center at the top of the head and to balance the right and left hemispheres of the brain, which the leaf is said to resemble.
THINGS TO BE AWARE OF
This information is intended for educational purposes only, and is not intended as medical advice or to replace independaent professional judgment. Statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. Consult a doctor before beginning any new herbs.
Cautions: There is concern that gotu kola might cause liver damage. People who already have a liver disease such as hepatitis should avoid using gotu kola. It might make liver problems worse. Gotu Kola might cause too much sleepiness if combined with medications used during and after surgery. Stop using Gotu Kola at least 2 weeks before a scheduled surgery.