GINGKO BILOBA: Benefits, Sources and Side effects

Ginkgo biloba helps to maintain a healthy blood circulation and an easy flow of blood throughout our bodies by helping to maintain a normal degree of ‘stickiness’ in blood platelets.

It is also important for the elasticity of blood vessels, helping the muscles in the blood vessels to stay relaxed. Ginkgo biloba may contribute to normal, easy breathing by having a similar effect on the muscles in the lungs.


Ginkgo biloba helps to maintain normal brain functions such memory recall, especially with ageing.

What parts of the plant are used?

The leaves of the ginkgo biloba plant are used.

How much do you need?

There is no recommended daily allowance for ginkgo biloba.

Are there any interactions?

There are no known interactions with the leaf extract.