Gotu kola

(Centella asiatica)

Other names: Asiatischer Wassernabel, Indian Pennywort, Hydrocotyle d´Asie, Wąkrota Azjatycka, Centelha, Aasia Vesinaba, Pupečník Asijský, Hidrocotila, Gotukola, Asiatisk Centelle, Vairoglape, Azijski Vodni Popnjak, Spikblad, Jī Xuě Cǎo, Spadeleaf, Coinwort, Herbe du Tigre, Hydrocotyle Asiatique, Indischer Wassernabel, Brahma Manduki, Brahmi, Centella, Erba della Tigre e dell’Elefante, Tsubokusa, Asiatisk Skjoldblad, Pangana, Centela

Gotu kola is native to Southeast Asia. In India, it is known as “brain food” for revitalizing nerves and brain cells. It contains four triterpenes — madecassoside, asiaticoside, madecassic acid and asiatic acid. Gotu cola extract stimulates collagen synthesis better than vitamin C, and its lipolysis activity is better than that of caffeine.

Gotu cola may be beneficial for cognitive functions, Alzheimer’s disease, varicose veins, atherosclerosis, psoriasis, diabetes, stress, anxiety, and reducing stretch marks during pregnancy.

Compliance: food or food ingredient, cosmetics ingredient

Compliance varies from country to country. There is no harmonized botanical list of allowed botanicals in food or food supplements for all EU countries. Compliance for cosmetic ingredients is harmonized in EU.

Please check your local regulation.

These claims have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) or the European Medicines Agency (EMA). The product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

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