Mucuna pruriens in a Spagyric preparation.
Also known as the dopamine bean, velvet bean is a favorite supplement for those with an imbalance of dopamine leading to depression, anxiety, pains, stiffness and cramping of muscles, etc.
Velvet bean has also been used as an aphrodisiac, for treating infertility, raising testosterone, parkinson's disease, arthritis, nervous disorders, to soothe cramps and PMS, and can ease symptoms of withdrawal.
Due to its neuroprotective and antioxidant properties, velvet bean is beneficial in reducing ADD, schizophrenia, and degenerative brain conditions.
Velvet beans recommended dose is 3 times weekly, two weeks on one week off for best results.