Common names: Indian Pennywort, Marsh Penny, Water Pennywort
Plant Description: Gotu kola is a slender, creeping, ground-hugging plant that grows in a widespread distribution in swampy areas of India, Sri Lanka, Madagascar, South Africa, eastern Europe, and the tropics. Its fan-shaped leaves are about the size of an old British penny. The roots and leaves are used medicinally.
Dosage: 15-60 drops in water or juice, 2-3 times daily, or as needed. Shake well before using.
Cautions & Interactions: Do not use during pregnancy or while nursing. Keep out of reach of children.
Efficacy Studies & Other Clinical Data:
- American Cancer Society
- Virtual Health Info - Exploring Herbs & Supplements
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