Gotu Kola: A Dozen Proven Medical Benefits


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'Gotu kola (Centella asiatica) has a long and successful history of use in traditional medicines. Traditional uses for Gotu kola have included:

• Hepatitis
• Syphilis
• Gastrointestinal conditions
• Asthma
• Epilepsy
• Varicose veins
• Ulcers
• Skin irritation
• Swellings

And this is just the short list. Gotu kola has been a “go to” herb for herbal practitioners in Ayurveda, Chinese Traditional Medicine, Kampo Medicine (Japan), Thai Traditional Medicine, Indonesian Traditional Medicine, Hawaiian Traditional Medicine and many others.'

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