Holy Basil Extract | Tulsi Extract | Ocimum sanctum extract
Healing Herbs manufactures Holy Basil Extract in Private Labels or as a white label product. Holy Basil extract is contract manufactured by Healing Herbs for third party’s in their brand name. Its botanical name is Ocimum sanctum, In Hindi, it is called Tulsi. It is a popular natural product that has been used in Ayurveda for a large variety of health benefits. Because it has been used for so many health conditions it is often referred to as a herb for all reasons.
The name Basil is derived from Greek basileus “king”, because of the royal fragrance of this herb. Tulsi in Hindi means Sacred Plant. Tulsi is called Holy Basil because it is often planted around temples and courtyards in India. It is worshipped as a representation of the Hindu goddess of wealth, love, and prosperity. Holy Basil is cultivated all over the world, including India, France, Italy, Morocco, Egypt, US.
Ocimum sanctum is cultivated for medical, religious purpose. Its essential oil finds different uses as well. It is used traditionally as an Ayurvedic medicine for various health issues. It is considered an adaptogen, which allows our body to adapt to stressful situations. It is often referred to as an elixir of life and was believed to promote longevity. In Ayurvedic medicine, Holy Basil extract was used to treat common cold, headache, digestive disorders, inflammation, heart disease, poisoning and malaria. In the west Holy Basil has been extensively used as a culinary herb.
Numerous constituents of Tulsi extract have been identified, these include amongst others eugenol, polysaccharides, flavonoids, traces of minerals, fatty acids, etc
Health benefits of Holy Basil Extract supplements
Reduce stress and anxiety
Scientific research into Holy Basil extract returns promising results that point to Tulsi extract’s capabilities to help our body adapt to stress and promote mental balance. Tulsi extract has been found to protect organs from chemical stress resulting from pollutants and heavy metals. It has also been found to combat physical stress from extended physical exertion, restraint and exposure to both high levels of noise and cold. In studies, it has been shown to counter metabolic stress through control of blood glucose, blood pressure and lipid levels. It has even shown a positive effect on memory, concentration and cognitive functions in case of psychological stress.
Holy Basil extract may reduce blood sugar
May reduce blood glucose. In people with type II diabetes, Holy Basil extract helped reduce fasting and postprandial blood glucose levels. The findings from blood sugar studies suggested that basil leaves extract may be prescribed as a secondary dietary therapy in mild or moderate type II diabetes.
Holy Basil extract may improve immunity
Holy Basil Extract or Tulsi leaves extract was able to help increase immunity through various indicators in Lab studies after 4 weeks of usage. This increase was seen till the time Tulsi extract was used but ceased once Tulsi extract supplementation was stopped.
How to Take
Recommended dosage, active amounts, other details
Most studies conducted on Holy Basil extract supplements suggest an optimum dosage of 500 mg per dose. The daily intake of Tulsi extract should be around 1500 to 1800 mg, divided over multiple dosages.
As there is not enough scientific information to determine an appropriate range of doses for Ocimum sanctum extract hence follow relevant directions on product labels and consult your physician or other healthcare professional before using it.
Packing options for Private Label Holy Basil Extract Capsules
Holy Basil Extract in Private label, or as a white label product is available in 500 mg, zero size capsules. Tulsi extract is availabe in Vegetarian Capsules or Gelatin capsules. To source Holy Basil extract in your Private Label, head over to our Contact Us page to fill out our contact form, or call us to discuss your requirement.