Blackmores Ginkgo Brahmi is a source of herbs which have traditionally been used to improve memory and mental capacity.
Aids cognitive function.
Ginkgo increases blood flow and helps normalise circulation as it has a relaxing effect on arteries and a toning effect on veins. Ginkgo increases the fluidity of blood and by improving circulation can enhance the utilization of oxygen and glucose by the body.
Brain cells require large amounts of energy to function properly. Glucose and oxygen need to be constantly supplied to the brain cells to create energy, as the brain has very small energy reserves. Many studies have shown positive effects of ginkgo on working memory, the speed of information processing and learning.
Brahmi is an Ayurvedic medicine traditionally used to improve memory and mental capacity. Studies suggest that brahmi can improve concentration and speed of information processing as well as learning rate
Dosage: Adults – Take one tablet twice daily with meals, or as professionally prescribed.
Children (under 12 years) – Not recommended for children under 12 years.
Cautions: Discontinue use at least 2 weeks before surgery. Ginkgo may increase the risk of bleeding associated with surgery.
Not recommended for use during pregnancy or breastfeeding.
Side Effects: May cause mild laxative effect. May rarely cause mild headache or dizziness.
Bacopa monnieri (Brahmi) extract
equivalent to dry whole plant
(standardised to contain bacosides 67.5mg)
3 g (3000mg)
Ginkgo biloba (Ginkgo) extract
equivalent to dry leaf
(standardised to contain ginkgo flavonglycosides 16mg and ginkgolides and bilobalide 4mg)
3 g (3000mg
Warnings: This food is not a sole source of nutrition and should be used in conjunction with a nutritious diet and with an appropriate physical training or exercise program. This food is not suitable for children under the age of 15 or pregnant women. It should only be used under medical or dietetic supervision. Keep out of reach of children.