Ashwagandha is a plant. The root and berry are used to make medicine.
Ashwagandha is commonly used for stress. It is also used as an "" for many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these other uses.
Don''t confuse ashwagandha with blue cohosh, canaigre, codonopsis, ginseng American, ginseng panax, or eleuthero.
How does it work?
Ashwagandha contains chemicals that might help calm the brain
, reduce swelling (inflammation), lower blood pressure
, and alter the immune system.