Ojio - Mucuna Pruriens Powder - 4 oz. (113 g)
Ojio Nutrition Mucuna Pruriens, or Cowhage, is a legume native to the tropics, alternately referred to as the Velvet Bean. It grows as a climbing vine and can reach lengths in excess of 50 feet. In Ayurveda Mucuna Pruriens is believed to contain neurotransmitter precursors as well as serotonin mood enhancers. It has also been used historically as an aphrodisiac and as an inducement to lucid dreaming.
- Gluten Free
- Cold Water Extract
- 15% L-Dopa
Nutrition Essentials Mucuna Pruriens Powder Benefits:
- In Ayurveda it has been used to treat anxiety.
- Source of protein and fiber.
- Also used as an aphrodisiac and to inspire lucid dreaming.
Where in the world does it come from?
Ayurveda, or the "science of life" in Sanskrit, has been a holistic healthcare modality in India for over 2000 years. In addition to clensing and nourishing the body, Ayurveda seeks to balance the mind, body and spirit to achieve harmony and health.
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Now with this commitment to quality as a prime distributor of nutrient rich food products, Ultimate Superfoods has developed its own product line, Ojio (oh-jee-oh). The name, Ojio, was developed as a phonetic representation of the multifaceted growing regions and cultures, domestic and foreign, which sustain their products with rich ingredients. These nutrient rich products under the Ojio label are carefully designed to consist of only the highest quality ingredients and with the Ultimate Superfoods commitment to flavorful physical wellness in mind. Ojio is continually expanding its market presence as a trusted brand among health-conscious consumers. The entire Ojio line is brought to you by Ultimate Superfoods.
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