The Gerson Institute of Ayurvedic Medicine

Scott Gerson, M.D., Ph.D. (Ayurveda) Medical Director, Jupiter Medical Center Dept. of Integrative Medicine Division of Education and Research

 

 

 

 

 

Lake Mary Clinic, Gerson Ayurvedic Spa, and Panchakarma Facility: at 635 Primera Blvd. Lake Mary, Florida 32746

Jupiter Medical Center at The Calcagnini Center for Mindfulness
1210 S. Old Dixie Highway, Jupiter, Florida 33458, Suite M-117.2

 

 

 

 Telephone: (561) 263-MIND (6463); option 2 (407) 549-2800

Mucuna pruriens (Kapikachchhu)

Common price: $42.00 Our price: $42.00 each

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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: $42.00(8oz)/$75.50(16oz)