Supports memory, concentration and learning retention

Cognitive Health and Learning

KeenMind with the specific standardised Bacopa monnieri extract CDRI 08® is clinically proven to support memory, concentration and learning retention. KeenMind supports mental clarity and may be beneficial during times of stress or mild anxiety1-3. It may assist with cognitive health in times when calm focus is required.

The KeenMind Difference

  • KeenMind is the result of over 40 years of research*

  • One of the most researched Bacopa monnieri products worldwide

  • KeenMind has been researched in 8 clinical trials and continues to be the subject of ongoing clinical research1-8

Who is KeenMind for?

KeenMind is suitable for students and adults looking for a way to stay mentally sharp.


KeenMind contains a specific standardised extract (CDRI 08) of the plant Bacopa monnieri, also known as Brahmi or Bacopa. Bacopa monnieri is a widely known herb in traditional Ayurvedic (Indian) medicine, mostly for its cognitive benefits in memory and assisting learning retention.

Learn more about Bacopa monnieri  CDRI 08

Directions for use

Recommended dosage and directions
Adults and adolescents 12 years and over: take 2 capsules daily with breakfast.
Children (7-11 years): take 1 capsule daily with breakfast.

In clinical trials some cognitive effects of KeenMind have been measured as early as 1 hour after consumption. However, to experience full benefits, KeenMind should be taken daily for at least 1-3 months.

Always read the label. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist, see your healthcare professional.



KeenMind is well tolerated at the recommended dose with no reported drug interactions.


1.    Stough C et al. Psychopharmacology (Berl.). 2001, 156(4):481-484.
2.    Stough C et al. Phytotherapy Res. 2008 122(12):1629-1634.
3.    Benson S et al. Phytotherapy Research 2013; 28(4): 551-559.
4.    Roodenrys et al Neuropsychopharmacology 2002;27(2):279-281.R
5.    Downey et al. Phytotherapy Res.2012; 27(9): 1407-13
6.    Raghav S et al. Indian J. Psychiatry 2006; 48: 238-242
7.    Negi KS et al Indian J. Psychiatry 2000; Apr 42 (2) Supplement
8.    Sharma D MD Thesis, BRD Medical College DDU University, Uttar Pradesh, India 2000

*The extract CDRI 08 in KeenMind was initially researched in 1974 and is still the subject of ongoing clinical research.

Packaging and product claims may vary depending on country-specific regulations. Products available in selected markets only.


Who can use KeenMind?

KeenMind is well tolerated by adults and children from 7 years.

Is KeenMind safe for use in pregnancy or lactation?

KeenMind is not recommended during pregnancy or lactation as there are no published studies to establish its safe use during pregnancy or while breastfeeding.

Can I give KeenMind to my children?

KeenMind is suitable for children 7 years and over.

What is KeenMind made from?

KeenMind is a specific standardised extract of Bacopa monnieri CDRI 08. Bacopa monnieri is an Ayurvedic herb that has been used in India for more than 3,000 years.

Bacopa monnieri is an herb that has been used in India in Ayurvedic medicine for more than 3,000 years.

How does KeenMind differ from other Bacopa products?

KeenMind contains the specific standardised extract CDRI 08. It is this exact extract that has been tested in 8 clinical trials as well as numerous pre-clinical studies and has been shown to support memory, concentration and learning retention.  Also Also KeenMind follows a 'Source to Patient' philosophy which delivers  consistent high quality from batch to batch.

How do I use KeenMind?

The recommended dose for adults is 2 capsules of KeenMind daily with breakfast. Adults with a sensitive stomach may prefer to take 1 capsule with breakfast, and 1 capsule with lunch.

The recommended dose for children over 7 years of age is 1 capsule of KeenMind daily with breakfast, or as advised by a healthcare professional.

KeenMind capsules should be swallowed whole and not broken or chewed.

When is the best time to take KeenMind?

It is recommended that you take KeenMind with breakfast, at about the same time each day. 

Why should I take KeenMind with breakfast?

Some people may experience mild gastric irritation after taking KeenMind because of naturally occurring compounds called saponins. For this reason, it is recommended that you take KeenMind with food to avoid this irritation.

How long do I take KeenMind for?

Continue taking KeenMind daily to maintain benefits, or for as long as recommended by your healthcare professional.

Positive effects have been measured within hours, however daily use is recommended. Multiple KeenMind studies have demonstrated significant benefits after 1 to 3 months of daily use.1-3

What do I do if I forget to take a dose?

If it is close to your next dose, skip the dose you missed and take your next dose when you are meant to. Otherwise, take it as soon as you remember, and then go back to taking KeenMind as you would normally. Do not take a double dose to make up for the dose that you missed.

How should I store KeenMind?

Keep your capsules in the packet until it is time to take them. Keep the packet out of the reach of children, in a cool dry place.

Is KeenMind suitable for vegetarians?

Yes, KeenMind is suitable for those wanting to avoid animal products.

Does KeenMind contain any allergens?

KeenMind contains no added gluten, wheat, soy, sugar, yeast, salt, artificial colours or preservatives.

Will KeenMind affect my ability to drive and operate machinery?

KeenMind capsules have no known effects in these situations.

Where can I find KeenMind?

KeenMind is available in selected markets. Please contact us for further information.