Organic, Seeds, Powder, 50 Gr from India (SKU 4012)
Nutritional Value Per 100g: Energy 1540KJ / 366kcal; Protein 29,4g; Fat 4,8g; Of which saturated fat 1,7g; Carbohydrates 46,2g; Of which sugars 4,2g; Fibre 9,8g; Sodium <50mg
Allergen Statement: We hereby certify that the Mucuna pruriens powder we sell does not contain any substances causing allergies or intolerances as ingredients or by possibility of cross contamination. The list of allergens which are likely to cause adverse reactions in susceptible individuals is provided in Annex IIIa of Directive 2007/68/EC. Please note that this statement is based on the information provided by the manufacturer of the product.
Mucuna, also known as Velvet bean belongs to the Leguminosae (Pea family). It is an annual climbing vine that grows 3-18 meter in heightand is indigenous to tropical regions, especially Africa, India, and the West Indies. Its flowers are white to dark purple and hang in long clusters. The plant also produces clusters of pods which contain seeds known as Mucuna beans.
In Brazil the seeds have traditionaly been used as a medicine. It also has a long history of use in Indian Ayurveda. The seeds are said to be known to enhance the mental function, support normal control of physical movements, and strengthen the immune system. They are also said to enhance the libido and support both the male and female sexual function. For women they may also normalise the menstrual blood flow and support the health of the reproductive organs. The seeds of Mucuna pruriens are high in protein, carbohydrates and minerals. They are also rich in alkaloids and are an important natural source of the very powerful neurotransmitter precursor L-Dopa.
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