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Coleus root

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Also known as

Coleus forskohlii, Plectranthus barbatus                        

Introduction
Coleus is an Ayurvedic herb utilized in India to treat breathing complaints without the side effects that occur with epheadra (Ma huang). In more recent times coleus has been utilized to assist with weight loss and as an energy enhancing herb.

Constituents
Forskolin, coleonol, rosmarinic acid and also flavonoid glucuronides and diterpenoids

Harvest Data
Origin: India
Certified organic
Root (cut/sift)

Use
Coleus makes an effective tea with a slight minty taste. Recommended dosage is 2-4 grams as needed.

Summary
Coleus contains a well studied compound known as forskolin which increases cellular levels of an enzyme called cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP). cAMP is associated with increased rates of fat loss, and can improve the effects of other fat burning compounds, specifically adrenal based stimulants like bitter orange, muira puama, and sida cordifolia.

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