Description: Same family as opium poppy, but not the same genus.
Method of Action: Alkaloids less powerful than opiates.
Indications and Usage: Insomnia; Mild Anxiety; Muscular Tension; Tics
Contraindications: Do not use this product if you are pregnant or lactating without first seeking advice from your physician.
Dosage and Administration: 30 drops of liquid extract (tincture), but follow manufacturers directions. Tea milder (1 spoonful of whole dried herb three times daily).
Clinical Effect In: Immediate.
Adverse Reactions: No available literature. If you suspect that an herb or other supplement is making you sick, call the FDA's MedWatch hotline at 800-332-1088 or contact the agency via its website at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch.
Known Interactive Effects: No available literature.
Additional Considerations: Sold as liquid extract (bitter). Mix with juice. Non-addictive.
Warnings: The information above is provided for educational purposes and may not be construed as a medical prescription or as a substitute for the advice of your physician. Do not use this product without first consulting your physician especially if you are pregnant or lactating. Be advised that some herbs and dietary supplements can cause severe allergic reactions in some individuals and may also have an adverse result in conjunction with other medications, or treatments. You should regularly consult your physician in matters regarding your health and particularly in respect to symptoms and conditions which may require diagnosis or medical attention. Reevaluate use of this product after 6 months.