Brahmi is used for Alzheimer’s disease, anxiety, cognitive impairment and memory loss, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), allergies, and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Brahmi has also been used orally for low back pain, hoarseness, mental illness, epilepsy, rheumatism, sexual dysfunction in both men and women, and as a general “nerve tonic” or “adaptogen” for fighting stress, “cardiotonic”, and as a diuretic.