INGREDIENTS & RESEARCH

Saffron

BACKGROUND

Ingredient Type: Botanical

Also Known As: Crocus sativus, Autumn crocus, Saffron crocus

Saffron is a rich source of carotenoids (antioxidants).  Saffron has neuroprotective benefits and has been used for centuries in traditional Persian medicine to help promote emotional health.

 

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In the meantime see the Examine.com entry for saffron, the WebMD entry for saffron, or the Drugs.com entry for saffron for more information.