Bulk Herbs: Ashwagandha Root
Size: 1 oz package
Also Known as: Withania somnifera, Indian Ginseng, Avarada, and Withania.
Ashwagandha is a member of the nightshade family, however, it should be noted that, unlike other Nightshades, Ashwagandha lacks poisonous attributes. Typically found and cultivated in India, Ashwagandha has been popularly applied to those with overworked and often hyper-tense lives. Ashwagandha is India's native answer to Ginseng and it is currently being applied in Ayurvedic medicine to treat hypertension and stress-related ailments. Recent studies have attempted to popularize its use as a preliminary treatment for male infertility and impotence problems.
Not much research has been carried out for this particular botanical and to date there have not been any released notes on possible medicinal contraindications, side effects, or potential health hazards. This particular root has been used successfully for the last 3,000 years and the empirical evidence of the ages speaks for itself. It comes highly recommended in times of severe strife and stress-induced discomfort. However, Ashwagandha should not be consumed for long periods of time and is better reserved for "times of need".
Note:: Botanical safety guidelines in the US and Germany have suggested that Ashwagandha may be a mild abortifacient and it is not recommended for pregnant women.
In Magick, Ashwagandha Root is considered excellent for spells to grant additional energy, strength and endurance, and stamina. It is also used in love potions and sachets.
Keywords: Love Potions, Lift Depression
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