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User Reviews & Ratings - HOLY BASIL

Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of HOLY BASIL.

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Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
10/15/2015 8:58:06 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This review is for Himalaya HOLY BASIL 60 Capsules (Tulsi). While I have only been taking it a few days (for general wellness / inflammation, mental clarity), I also discovered that it works well for me as an adaptogen to alleviate stress. I also take l-methylfolate (which helps the body make certain neurotransmitters, or brain chemicals, specifically serotonin, dopamine, and norepinephrin ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
6/20/2015 7:06:50 AM

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

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Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

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Discovered Tulsi Tea when in India last year when my husband had a really nasty bout of gastroenteritis, and the tea assisted to calm his mood and his symptoms very quickly. On return visit to India this year, I drank Tulsi Tea during the whole trip - three weeks with no tummy trouble (my husband who did not drink the tea throughout the trip, was not so fortunate!). Am now drinking it on a regul ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
2/17/2015 1:56:27 PM

Reviewer: MagicalT, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

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Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been using "Organic India Tulsi Teas" for 2 weeks now and I love it. I began using it because I love herbal teas and this one said "Stress relieving and Magical" and that's all I needed to know. Two weeks later, I'm feeling calm and focused and I have noticed a dramatic decrease in the number and severity of hot flashes I have daily. I think I had one today so ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
12/21/2014 7:33:18 PM

Reviewer: GUGULU, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

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Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I WAS SUFFERING FROM SINUS, ALLERGY, AND SEVERE HEADACHE SINCE LAST YEAR, I STARTED TAKING HOLY BASIL IN VEGI CAPSULES AND ALSO, HOLY BASIL TEA, I FEEL MUCH BETTER NOW AFTER THREE WEEKS EXPERIMENT. LONG LIVE HOLY BASIL.

Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
11/11/2014 6:05:53 AM

Reviewer: 0-2 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
very efective

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