It is a spice derived from the 3 dry stigmas of the pistil of the flower of Crocus sativus, a species of the genus Crocus within the Iridáceas family. The main component of this spice / remedy is crocin, a natural antioxidant that eliminates free radicals, responsible for causing aging of cells.
Consuming this coveted spice for a period of 6 to 8 weeks is as effective as drugs prescribed in cases of mild or moderate depression, such as fluoxetine. Due to its sedative and aromatic substances, in turn helps to combat anxiety and nervousness.
You will find saffron in the following complements of SaludBox: