In India , this plant is called Brahmi derived from the word Brahma ( the creator god of the Hindu pantheon ) and has an excellent reputation as a stimulant cognition . The Bacopa is part of Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia ( traditional medicine of India) for almost 3000 years . The ancient writings ayurveda recommended for the treatment of various emotional states that affect the intellect or the central nervous system : anxiety, knowledge or concentration, depression , convulsions , neurological disorders . Former Indian Prime Minister Inder K. Gujral and the great teacher of chess Vishwanathan Anand used Bacopa.
With many studies in India and Australia, Bacopa is used in the treatment of hyperactive children with ADHD . In Australia conducted a study with double placebo, in 46 adult patients in good health who received each day for 12 weeks 300mg extract of Bacopa. The results showed that after 12 weeks of treatment with the extract improved data processing speed , the learning ability and memory of patients, and simultaneously decreased their anxiety . Since 2003 conducted studies on Alzheimer\'s . Many studies also show that Bacopa can improve cognitive abilities and memory of students. It is an ideal plant for the exam!
Bacopa easily found in marshes, in tropical regions, as well as along rivers and canals. In India and in other Asian countries, at an altitude ranging up to 1.300m. This is a small long-lived plant with many branches.
Dosage: 2 capsules in the morning and 2 capsules in the evening with a meal.