Ashwagandha is an adaptogenic herb that helps the body adapt to stress. It is found in India and Japan, where it has been used as a part of Ayurvedic medicine for thousands of years. Ashwagandha is also known by its Latin name, Withania somnifera, and can be found in many forms, such as dried root powder, capsules, tinctures, and teas. It is a common ingredient in many herbal products such as calming teas and supplements intended to support overall health.

As an herbal remedy for dogs, ashwagandha has many benefits including:

  • Helps relieve anxiety
  • Helps reduce inflammation
  • Supports healthy digestion

Published by AmberLDrake

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