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Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
10/23/2012 10:42:52 AM

Reviewer: artemix, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have found this to be an effective herb in alleviating mild depression. The fact that it is immune boosting and an anti-oxidant makes it even better.

Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
9/25/2012 10:04:48 PM

Reviewer: Me, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Better than any other man made garbage

Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
9/10/2012 10:45:08 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

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Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
8/15/2012 8:29:07 AM

Reviewer: NJDebby, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I read about Holy Basil in The Hormone Diet by Natasha Turner. Stress raises cortisol levels leading to weight gain. Holy Basil lowered my stress level and with the Mediterranean Diet, I lost the last 10 pounds which I struggled to lose for 15 years, in 2 months time. Ashwaganda made me edgy - this herb is calming.

Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
7/24/2012 12:11:03 AM

Reviewer: lilyofthevalleys, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I use Holy Basil from GaiaHerbs.com single herbs. It is represented to support a healthy response to stress; promotes a healthy inflammatory response; is a dual extracted Holy Basil leaf that nourishes emotional well being. I am a 63 y/o Caucasian female living in the United States. For many years I have been under stress in multiple areas of life. I only take the recommended dose of 1 cap 2x dail ... Show Full Comment

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