Macuna Bean, from BioPure, is made from a bean-like plant that grows wild in the tropics. The bean, seed, and hair of the bean pod have been traditionally used effectively for many conditions. This product is provided as a Mucuna Bean Powder (Mucuna pruriens, Velvet bean, cowitch).
Mucuna pruriens, is commonly known and is used as a minor food crop and medicinal bean in India, West Africa, and Central America. Macuna Bean has been used since ancient times in Ayurvedic medicine. It is still commonly used in support of the body’s response to the symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease and to increase mobility in these patients.
Mucuna pruriens contains 40mg/g of L-DOPA which is a direct precursor to the neurotransmitter dopamine. It is used widely for fertility issues, sexual dysfunction, mood support; joint and other arthritic conditions as well as parasitic infestations and is also a useful toxin binding agent.
- Blood sugar metabolism
- Detoxification support
- Hormonal balance support
- Inflammation/pain management
- Microbial/fungal/parasitic/co-infection defense
- Mental clarity/anxiety/mood support
- Neurological support
- Skin health support
- Fertility support