Ginkgo Biloba is an herbal dietary supplement made from the leaves of the tree Ginkgo Biloba. The herbal remedy has been used in traditional chinese medicine for centuries to treat a variety of conditions. Ginkgo biloba (Gb) is currently the most investigated and adopted herbal remedy for cognitive disorders and Alzheimer’s disease (AD). https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22840457
A study which sought to address the lack of investigations examining the effects of Ginkgo biloba extract on mental functions and quality of life in healthy subjects with no cognitive impairment found that in self-estimated mental health as well as self-estimated quality of life were significant in favor of Ginkgo biloba extract. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14602503
A study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of Ginkgo biloba extract (GBE) in acute ischaemic stroke and its impact on the recurrence of vascular events concluded that GBE in combination with aspirin treatment alleviated cognitive and neurological deficits after acute ischaemic stroke without increasing the incidence of vascular events. https://svn.bmj.com/content/2/4/189
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