Eschscholzia Californica is a plant and herbal supplement better known by the name California Poppy. Native to both North and South America, it is especially common to the West coast of the United States and happens to be the California state flower. Golden orange in color and 5-20 inches tall, most of the plant can be harvested to be used as a tea or supplement. Eschscholzia Californica main active ingredients are call alkaloids, specifically containing chelirubine, sanguinarine and macarpine . These are thought to participate in the Poppy’s nootropic effects .
Where to Purchase
How to take
Before Bed With a Meal on a Short-Term Basis
30-500 mg per serving
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