Bacopa Monnieri/Water Hyssop (Jia Ma Chi Xian)

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What is Bacopa Monnieri?

Bacopa Monnieri, commonly known as Water Hyssop, may boost cognitive function, alleviate anxiety and stress, and contains powerful antioxidant properties. An adaptogenic herb – meaning it increases the body’s resistance to stress – Bacopa Monnieri may help reduce anxiety. It also contains bacosides, powerful compounds that have antioxidant effects. Research suggests that Bacopa Monnieri aids in the release of nitric oxide, which helps dilate blood vessels, thereby improving blood flow and lowering blood pressure.*

What are the Benefits of Bacopa Monnieri?

One of the most commonly used herbs in Traditional Chinese Medicine, Bacopa Monnieri contains powerful antioxidant properties that support cognitive function and aid in alleviating nervous conditions. Studies have demonstrated that it can help improve circulation and lower blood pressure.*

Bacopa Monnieri Benefits:


  • Boosts brain function and improves memory

  • Reduces anxiety and alleviates stress

  • Contains powerful antioxidant properties and may reduce blood pressure


Bacopa Monnieri in Traditional Chinese Medicine

Bacopa Monnieri has been used traditionally for centuries in Traditional Chinese Medicine to assist with memory, learning, and concentration. It is also used for rejuvenating the mind and intellect and reducing mild anxiety.*

How to Take Bacopa Monnieri 

Bacopa Monnieri is commonly available as an oral tablet or capsule or extract. Bacopa Monnieri is used in our supplements and can be found in our Sharp Focus.

Easily incorporate Bacopa Monnieri into your lifestyle with The Hao Life’s Chinese herbal supplements. Explore our herbal Superblends to find out which one meets your unique needs!


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