Holy Basil supplement 450 mg60 CapsulesOcimum sanctum herbPhysician Formulas
Holy basil ( Ocimum sanctum ) is an herb available as a Dietary Supplement in the form of capsules.This Holy Basil product is grown without chemical pesticides.
Scientific Confirmation of Traditional WisdomPhytonutrients within Holy Basil are prized molecules in plant pharmacy. To make a drug from Holy Basil, pharmaceutical companies could deliver those molecules in an isolated form, but that would no longer be the complex Holy Basil treasured by traditional medicine. This Holy Basil supplement has important molecules found in basil herb such as caryophyllene, ursolic acid, rosmarinic acid, eugenol and oleanolic acid.
Holy Basil supplement ( ocimum sanctum ) is a great source of this herb that provides the fullness of basil in its purest form.
Holy Basil Supplement Facts: Serving Size: 3 CapsulesServings per container: 20
Amount Per Serving % Daily ValueCalories 10 Total Carbohydrate 1 gramSodium 10 mg - less than 1% daily valueHoly Basil herb 1,350 mg -1.35 g *
Ocimum sanctum, (leaf) (7% eugenol, 4% caryophllene - 3.8 mg, 1% triterpenoic acids, including ursalic acid, oleanolic acid, and rosmarinic acid)
Suggested Use: Take one to three holy basil supplement pills daily.
* Daily value not established.
Other Ingredients : Rice Powder, Gelatin, Cellulose (Plant Origin), Vegetable Magnesium Stearate.
In addition to Holy Basil supplementsWe have other natural spices and herbs including cayenne, curcumin, thyme, cinnamon, and others.
More Basil informationHoly Basil is native to India and Asia, having been cultivated there for more than 5,000 years. Holy Basil is a popular culinary herb and its essential oils have been used extensively for many years in food products, perfumery and dental and oral products. This herb has a rich, mildly peppery flavor with a trace of mint. There are dozens of known varieties of basil of which Ocimum basilicum - or Sweet Basil - is the most commonly grown.
The main constituents in volatile oil from basil are rosmarinic acid, linalol, methylchavikol, methylcinnamat and eugenol.
StudyAntioxidant and hepatoprotective activities of Ocimum basilicum Linn. and Trigonella foenum-graecum Linn. against H2O2 and CCL4 induced hepatotoxicity in goat liver.Indian J Exp Biol. 2009 July. Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, K.M. College of Pharmacy, Uthangudi, Madurai, India. Significant hepatoprotective effects were obtained by ethanolic extract of leaves of basil and T. foenum-graecum against liver damage induced by H2O2 and CCl4 as evidenced by decreased levels of antioxidant enzymes (enzymatic and non enzymatic). The extract also showed significant anti lipid peroxidation effects in vitro, besides exhibiting significant activity in superoxide radical and nitric oxide radical scavenging, indicating their potent antioxidant effects.
Holy basil supplement questionsQ. I know there are no guarantees, but are there any major risks to taking holy basil supplements daily for many months? A. Holy basil supplements are quite safe, and we don't foresee any major problems taking a capsule or two of holy basil supplements daily for prolonged periods. As a general rule, it is a good idea to take a few days off a month from supplements unless they are being used to treat a particular medical condition.
Q. I can't decide whether to take a holy basil supplement or curcumin turmeric supplements. Which is healthier? A. Both holy basil and curcumin-turmeric are healthy herbs and a person could alternate their use if undecided on which one to take.
Learn more about basil research. Buy basil supplement on sale today. If you buy a holy basil supplement along with thyme supplement or other spice and herbal supplements, take them separately for a few days before combining.