Mucuna Organic Seed Powder 100gm
Mucuna Seed Powder Organic 100 gm
Mucuna Pruriens is a tropical legume, native to South America, Africa and Asia. The hairy climbing vine and shrub produce pods, and the bean, seed, and hair of the pod are all used in Ayurvdic and modern medicine.
It is known by many names including velvet bean, Bengal velvet bean, Florida velvet bean, Mauritius velvet bean, Yokohama velvet bean, cowage, cowitch, lacuna bean, Lyon bean, Donkey eye, monkey tamarind, and Buffalo beans.
The plant is notorious for the extreme itchiness it produces on contact, particularly with the young foliage and the seed pods. It has value in agricultural and horticultural use and has a range of medicinal properties.
It is known to be helpful for restful sleep, anxiety relief, eliminating addictive drug cravings, increasing brain power, calming the nerves and uplifting the mood.
It is famous for its naturally high content of the amino acid called L-dopa or levodopa, which is an essential precursor to the neurotransmitter called "dopamine." This is extremely beneficial for those suffering moods swings and depression.