Bacopa has the ability to activate the Nrf2 response in both dogs and cats making it a protector of cell DNA, mitochondria and other important cellular structures from excessive free radical attack.

Bacopa is a tropical plant that is generally known for its cognitive and memory improving capabilities. Bacopa contains bacosides and saponins that have a beneficial effect on the brain’s neurotransmitters and also assists in the repair of neurons that have become damaged. The bacosides possess antioxidant activity that helps protect the brain from free radical damage.