هل يمكن للجنكو بيلوبا أن يقي من فقدان الذاكرة ويحسن من وظيفة الإدراك؟

إجابة من جوناثان غراف رادفورد، (دكتور في الطب)

مستخلص الجنكو بيلوبا مستخلص من أوراق شجرة الجنكو بيلوبا حيث يُوصَف في الغالب كوسيلة مساعدة لتقوية الذاكرة. لكنه من غير المحتمل أن يبطئ الإصابة بمشاكل الذاكرة المتعلقة بالسن أو فقدان الذاكرة المرتبط بالإعاقة العقلية البسيطة أو داء الزهايمر، أو يقي منها.

لقد أظهرت العديد من الدراسات القليلة الأولية تحسنًا طفيفًا في وظيفة الإدراك بالنسبة لكبار السن المصابين بمرض الخرف. بالرغم من ذلك، لم تكن الدراسات الأكبر تؤكد أن مستخلص الجنكو بيلوبا يقي من فقدان الذاكرة أو يعمل على إبطاء التدهور الإدراكي أو داء الزهايمر لدى كبار السن. عند البالغين ذوي الإدراك العادي أو الإعاقة العقلية البسيطة، لا يبطئ جنكو بيلوبا من الانخفاض في الإدراك.

بالرغم من أن بعض الدراسات الحديثة قد أظهرت تحسنًا طفيفًا في وظيفة الإدراك بالنسبة للأشخاص الذين يتناولون الجنكو بيلوبا، فإن معظم الخبراء وجدوا أنه ليس فعالًا بما يكفي؛ ومن ثَمَّ لم يوصوا باستخدامه كوسيلة مساعدة لتقوية الذاكرة.

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