Botanical Name: Withania somnifera
Traditional Usage: Ashwagandha is traditionally used in ayurvedic medicine to help the body recover from mental, physical and emotional fatigue as well as in case of lack of sexual stamina. Known as an adaptogenic tonic, it enhances the general resistance to stress and promotes general vitality and vigor*.
This Ashwagandha Extract is prepared from dry whole root of Withania somnifera plants which are certified organically grown without the use of chemical fertilizers, pesticides or herbicides. To assure optimal extraction of Ashwagandha's bioactive compounds, the root is hand-harvested only in the autumn, is carefully shade-dried to retain its full color and aroma, and is then thoroughly extracted. The Herb Pharm Ashwagandha is never fumigated or irradiated.