Gotu Kola – Hydrocotyle

R 89.00R 850.00

Dried Gotu Kola / Hydrocotyle (Centella asiatica)

Rich in antioxidants, and a rich source of amino acids, gotu kola is regarded as a brain booster. There’s evidence that Centella asiatica can help revitalize the skin’s protective barrier, plus it may mitigate some of the visible effects of sun damage.

  • It may help boost cognitive function.
  • It may help treat Alzheimer’s disease.
  • It may help reduce anxiety and stress.
  • It may act as an antidepressant.
  • It may improve circulation and reduce swelling.
  • It may help ease insomnia.

Pour 150ml of boiling water over 1-2 teaspoons of herb. Allow to stand for 10 – 15 min. Strain and drink 3 times a day.

Available in 75g and 1kg options.



  • Considered “food for the brain”
  • Can be used to assist treat depression, mental function, nervous disorders, amnesia and senility
  • Also may help with bowel disorders, convulsions, elephantiasis, epilepsy, fever, hypochondria, psoriases and tetanus
  • Can be useful in the treatment of phlebitis, leg cramps and abnormal tingling of the extremities
  • It also assists in the treatment of common colds, sore throats, tonsillitis, peptic ulcers, constipation, fevers, fibrocystic breasts, lupus, anal fissures, and cirrhosis of the liver, periodontal conditions, tuberculosis and measles
  • Externally it stimulates the production of collagen and so improves the tone of spider veins and varicose veins
  • It assists for venereal diseases, skin ulcers, scleroderma, minor burns, bed sores, eczema, chronic venous insufficiency and scars
  • Helps for heat and nappy rash on babies and allergic skin irritations
  • Helps for hair loss
  • Excellent for treating sunburn and dry skin and gives elasticity back to ageing skin

Additional information


75g, 1kg