Bacopa also known as brahmi is believed to be an excellent ayurvedic herb. It helps in reducing cortisol and also is effective in stress reduction. It is more popular for its use in enhancing learning and memory. Some studies show that brahmi was able to dissolve the clot in some experimental subjects hence can be a thrombolytic agent. Besides these, there are some more benefits like its quite effective in dyslexia in children. It increases immunity and also has insulin-like properties which might help in diabetes.