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User Reviews & Ratings - BACOPA

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

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Reason for taking: Cognitive function
10/31/2015 9:52:56 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Only used it once. Be careful because it can lower blood pressure drastically. I took one pill (100 mg bacopa extract and 345 mg bacopa leaf in each) -Vitamin Shoppe brand. Ate no bkfst, just did my normal routine at the gym. I got dizzy during workout, nausea, blurred vision, almost passed out in gym restroom. Scary! Got workers to attend me and laid down. Felt like shock almost. Drank a ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cognitive function
7/31/2015 2:23:02 PM

Reviewer: Ichbin, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
The supplement has been doing wonders for me, this year has been tough - personal life and a challenging academic year, and I also have the worst memory and attention span. I hadn't studied a section for an important economics exam (it was a graph with an explanation) - 10 minutes before the exam was the first time I saw the graph and explanation. I just missed an A for the exam and that quest ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cognitive function
1/21/2015 3:57:52 PM

Reviewer: Alice43, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Bacopa is in this supplement i take called remember by enzymatic therapy inc.. I have bad stomach cramps and will never take again. I believe that the bacopa caused it. I took the supplement twice, after eating. The first time i had mild cramps but 2nd time i had horrible cramps and stomach pain. Beware of bacopa and the remember supplement

Reason for taking: Cognitive function
1/15/2015 1:51:37 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
early stages of trial taken for mood and behaviour balance. also prescribed for use in times of increased physical and mental stress. taken as a a capsule stacked with gingko Bilboa and Panax ginseng to assist and compound effectiveness. can report a perceived improvement in mood balance. seem to cope with mental stress better however physical stress mechanisms still apparent and no significant re ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cognitive function
9/2/2014 10:42:10 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been taking this product for only a few weeks and noticed more mental clarity. However, I've put on a few pounds and I'm wondering if this product is to blame. Has anyone noticed weight gain after using this product?

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