Holy Basil (Ocimum sanctum)

Holy Basil

Part Used

Leaves

Country of Origin

India

What is Holy Basil for?

Holy basil has a rich history dating back 3,000 years ago to ancient Indian uses. Historically used as medicine due to its widespread therapeutic power, holy basil leaves are now regarded by most countries as adaptogens (anti-stress agents) and have been used widely to promote health throughout the entire body.

Traditional Health Benefits of

Holy Basil

  • Reduces stress & anxiety

  • Helps improve respiratory function

  • Protects your stomach

  • Protects against infection

  • Stimulates & vitalizes your body

  • Liver, brain and heart protective

  • Helps lower your blood sugar

  • Eases inflammation and joint pain

Allergens

  • Artificial Coloring Free

  • Artificial Flavoring Free

  • GMO Free

  • Sugar Free

  • Soy Free

  • Yeast Free

  • Dairy Free

  • Corn Free
  • Gluten Free

  • Wheat Free

  • Nut Free

  • MSG Free

  • Egg Free

  • Fish Free

  • Peanut Free

  • Shellfish Free

  • Kosher

  • Organic

Disclaimer

This information in our Ingredient Reference Guide is intended only as a general reference for further exploration and is not a replacement for professional health advice. This content does not provide dosage information, format recommendations, toxicity levels, or possible interactions with prescription drugs. Accordingly, this information should be used only under the direct supervision of a qualified health practitioner such as a naturopathic physician.

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