AYU-DEP™ is a proprietary blend based upon the herb Crocus sative, or saffron. Saffron has been used since antiquity for culinary, cosmetic, and medicinal purposes. Saffron finds many uses in Ayurvedic, Unani, Chinese, and Tibetan medicine. Saffron has mood-elevating effects, and was used extensively by mogul kings of India for this purpose. It is known to enhance memory as well as sexual desire. Withania somnifera (ashwagandha), Centella asiatica (brahmi or gotu kola), Bacopa monnieri, and Mucuna pruriens are considered to be brain tonics and are classified as rasayanas. Rasayanas are considered to rejunvenate the nervous system and promote tranquility. Berberis aristata supports and balances neurotransmitter production. Overall, Ayu-Dep™ has mood-lifting, soothing and rejuvenating properties.