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Opinions on Shilajit?
Lxy
Posted: Sunday, September 15, 2019 5:14 PM
Joined: 1/20/2018
Posts: 9


Does anyone have opinions on the use of Shilajit in terms of slowing or countering the effects of Alzheimer's?

These articles below seem to suggest that Shilajit may bolster cognitive function, particularly since its primary component is Fulvic Acid, which is an antioxidant:

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3296184/

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/320318.php

https://www.healthline.com/health/shilajit#benefits

 

 


Lane Simonian
Posted: Sunday, September 15, 2019 9:20 PM
Joined: 12/12/2011
Posts: 4601


Fulvic acid appears to be a relatively good scavenger of hydrogen peroxide and peroxynitrite and because of this Shilajit may have some benefit for those with Alzheimer's disease.

https://www.wflpublisher.com/Abstract/2236