Bacopa monnieri has been shown to help support normal memory and cognitive health including concentration and focus.
The specific Bacopa monnieri extract CDRI 08, has been scientifically researched to support memory, concentration and focus. It also helps cognitive wellbeing and supports mental clarity. This specific extract is proven to be suitable for those people wanting to stay mentally sharp.
Bacopa monnieri is a member of the family Scrophulariaceae, (Sanskrit; Brahmi). It is a creeping annual plant found throughout the Indian subcontinent in wet, damp and marshy areas. Bacosides are the major component of a Bacopa monnieri extract with 55% Bacosides historically claimed as the effective level.
Bacopa monnieri, which is also known as brahmi or water hyssop, has a long history of use in Ayurvedic. The goal of Ayurveda was to help an individual lead a healthy life of 100 years and this was achieved via good nutrition, diet and good conduct, in combination with the use of rejuvenating plants or rasayana plants.
Ancient scholars used Bacopa monnieri to help them memorise lengthy scriptures and research has confirmed it helps support memory and cognition.