VELVET BEAN EXTRACT velvet siderophore (Mucuna pruriens) is a plant of the bean family, whose seeds are rich in biologically active compounds such as alkaloids, saponins, flavonoids or L-DOPA – a precursor of dopamine, an important neurotransmitter in the brain. Thanks to these substances, velvet siderophore seed extract exhibits a broad spectrum of health-promoting effects.
Properties and uses of oyster mushroom seed extract
Supporting the functioning of the nervous system. Mucuna velvetica seed extract exhibits neuroprotective effects, meaning that it can protect nerve cells from damage. The use of supplements with Mucuna pruriens may be beneficial for people with neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s disease.
Mood enhancement. Due to its L-DOPA content, Mucuna pruriens seed extract can affect dopamine levels in the brain, which can help improve mood and alleviate symptoms of depression.
Fertility support. Mucuna velveta has been shown to have aphrodisiac effects, meaning that it can improve fertility in both men and women. The use of supplements with Mucuna pruriens may be beneficial for those with fertility problems.
Dosage: 200 to 500 mg daily.