Holy Basil (Ocimum Tenuiflorum) | 2%+ Ursolic Acid – Powder, 100g
Botany’s Holy Basil Extract is standardized to contain 2%+ Ursolic Acid which is considered to inhibit the proliferation of various potentially damaging cell types by inhibiting the STAT3 activation pathway, and may also decrease proliferation of detrimental cells and induce apoptosis.
Ocimum tenuiflorum has been used for centuries in traditional medicine and religious ceremonies as it is considered to possess a wide range of potential health benefits that are thought to help induce feelings of calm, tranquility and well-being. It’s native to South and South-East Asia and is a commonly used plant in cooking, herbal teas and essential oils.
What is Ocimum Tenuiflorum (Holy Basil) Extract?
Ocimum tenuiflorum, commonly known as holy basil or tulsi, is an aromatic perennial plant in the family Lamiaceae. It is native to the Indian subcontinent and widespread as a cultivated plant throughout the Southeast Asian tropics. The plant is used predominantly in cooking, particularly Asian cuisine but has also been used in traditional medicine and used in Ayurveda for centuries. Some of the phytochemical constituents of tulsi are oleanolic acid, ursolic acid, rosmarinic acid, eugenol, carvacrol, linalool, and β-caryophyllene which are thought to give it its potential medicinal properties.
Ocimum Tenuiflorum (Holy Basil) Benefits and Uses
Studies have shown that Holy Basil may have the following benefits:
- Promotes feelings of calm and tranquility
- Promotes a positive mood and feelings of well-being
- Supports a robust immune system
- Supports a healthy liver
Additional Information on Ocimum Tenuiflorum (Holy Basil)
Tulsi is cultivated for religious and traditional medicine purposes, and also for its essential oil. It is widely used as a herbal tea, commonly used in Ayurveda, and has a place within the Vaishnava tradition of Hinduism, in which devotees perform worship involving holy basil plants or leaves.
Where to buy Ocimum Tenuiflorum (Holy Basil)?
Botany offers high-quality Holy Basil powder in a quantity of 100g. Our Holy Basil has been lab-tested and verified for both product purity and identity.
For Best Results:
- Take 500mg orally up to 2 times daily.
- Sensitive to flavors? Feel free to mix your powder into your favorite food or drink.
- Store in a cool, dry place away from light.
- A 100g jar contains 200 x 500mg servings.
- We recommend using a milligram scale to accurately measure dosages.
One Serving (500mg) Contains:
- Holy Basil 500mg
- Other Ingredients: none.
- No artificial colors, preservatives, or additives.
This product is contraindicated in an individual with a history of hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.
Consult your physician if pregnant, nursing, have or suspect a medical condition.
Do not use if tamper seal is broken.