Kaunch Beej contains levodopa which increases dopamine levels and it makes it an effective alternative or natural medicine for Parkinson’s disease. Kaunch beej decreases prolactin level and increases testosterone level in men. Hence, it is used to treat hyperprolactinemia and low testosterone level.
L-DOPA or levodopa is present in the kaunch seed as well as in the kaunch stem, kaunch leaves and kaunch roots. Levodopa is used as a precursor of a drug, to increase dopamine levels for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease, since it is able to cross the blood-brain barrier whereas dopamine itself cannot.
Benefits of Kaunch Beej Powder – Mucuna Pruriens
- Medical research showed Kaunch Beej (Mucuna pruriens) have anabolic and growth hormone stimulant properties. The anabolic impact of the seed enhances testosterone level. U.S. already filed Patent in 2002 on the utilization of Mucuna pruriens to enhance the release of growth hormones. The high degrees of l dopa in the mucuna pruriens is converted to dopamine, this leads to the the release of testosterone by the pituitary gland.
- Kaunch Beej is potent libido enhancing herb, improving both low testosterone levels and returning the thyroid hormone to normal.
- This herb used for the premature ejaculation, erectile dysfunction and other sperm related diseases.
- Mucuna Pruriens increases sperm counts