Valerian Root by New Roots Herbal | Organic Tincture Relieves Nervousness · Promotes Sleep (50 ml) | Natural Health Products
Valerian Root

Valerian Root

Organic Tincture
Relieves Nervousness · Promotes Sleep
NPN: 80024817
Format: Liquid
Non GMO
USDA Organic

Description

Valerian has many attributes in phytotherapy, the most widely known being its sedative effects. These are attributed to its relatively high content in gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), which reduces neuronal excitability throughout the nervous system.

Valerian root has been valued for thousands of years to help induce sleep—Hippocrates was already mentioning its properties in the fourth century before the Common Era. Its mechanism of action seems to be through binding to GABAA receptors, which are related to excitation levels of the nervous system. Valerian root extract is known to contain not only gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), but also various alkaloids and flavanones.

Directions of Use

Adults: Take 1 teaspoon one to three times daily or as directed by your health-care practitioner.

Warnings

Contains no: Gluten, soy, wheat, corn, eggs, dairy, yeast, citrus, preservatives, artificial flavour or colour, or starch.

Cautions and warnings: Consult a health-care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. Consumption with alcohol, other medications or natural health products with sedative properties is not recommended. Consult a health-care practitioner if sleeplessness persists continuously for more than 3 weeks (chronic insomnia).

Known adverse reactions: Some people may experience drowsiness. Exercise caution if operating heavy machinery, driving a motor vehicle or involved in activities requiring mental alertness within 2 hours of consumption.

Do not use if seal is broken. Keep out of reach of children.

Ingredients

Each teaspoon contains an equivalent of:
Organic/wild valerian (Valeriana officinalis) root559 mg
Other ingredients: Organic alcohol from sugarcane (25%) and purified water.
Available Sizes
Format
Size
Code
Liquid
50 ml
1498
Liquid
95 ml
1499