Pharmactive Biotech Product’s branded ingredient Affron® is obtained from pure stigmas of saffron (Crocus sativus L.). This extract has being used for ages as alternative medicine, both in Ayurvedic and Persian traditional medicine systems.

Saffron components have shown to have potential in the treatment of depression, being effective in the treatment of mild-to-moderate depression. Several studies demonstrate that this natural extract has beneficial therapeutic effects in comparison to other pharmaceutical antidepressants.