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Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera)



Depletions

Ashwagandha/Nutrient Depletion:
  • GlucoseGlucose: Based on limited human and animal study, ashwagandha may have glucose-lowering effects (31; 32)
  • LipidsLipids: In human case study, treatment with ashwagandha caused significant decreases in serum total cholesterol levels, triglycerides, low-density lipoprotein (LDL), and very low-density lipoproteins (VLDL) (31).

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