Studies related to Social Functioning and Ashwagandha

A Prospective, Randomized Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Study Of Safety And Efficacy Of A High-concentration Full-spectrum Extract Of Ashwagandha Root In Reducing Stress And Anxiety In Adults

Effect Increase
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 64
Gender Both Genders
Age Range 18-29, 30-44, 45-64
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
300 mg of an ashwagandha extract ("full spectrum") for 60 days in persons with chronic mental stress was able to improve all tested parameters and reduced serum cortisol by 27.9%.

Effect Of Withania Somnifera (Ashwagandha) On The Development Of Chemotherapy-induced Fatigue And Quality Of Life In Breast Cancer Patients

Effect Increase
Trial Design Cohort
Trial Length n/a
Number of Subjects 100
Gender Female
Age Range 45-64
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
Supplementation of 2g of the root of ashwagandha thrice daily over six cycles of chemotherapy was able to significantly improve general function and reduce fatigue relative to control.