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Mucuna pruriens (Kapikachchhu)

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Latin Name: Mucuna pruriens

Sanskrit Name: Kapikachchha

Part: Seed powder

Traditional Ayurvedic Uses: general weakness, Parkinson's disease, hypercholesterolemia, nervous disorders

Seeds contain L-DOPA (L-3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine) which is a neurotransmitter deficient in parkinsonism. Sushruta mentions these seeds as a virilifier.

Price: $28.00(4oz)/$72.00(16oz)