St. John’s Wort Tincture
Saint John’s Wort
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- St. John’s Wort Supports calming properties.*
- Helps to Support a balanced mood and wellness.*
- Supports healthy skin.*
What is St. John’s Wort?
St. John’s Wort, scientifically known as Hypericum perforatum, is a flowering plant with yellow, star-shaped flowers. It originates from Europe but humans have introduced it to other parts of the world, including North America. People have used St. John’s Wort in traditional medicine for various purposes, and it has a long history of medicinal use.
St. John’s Wort has active compounds like hypericin and hyperforin that are thought to be responsible for its health benefits. St. John’s Wort is available in various forms, including capsules, tablets, teas, and extracts.
Some of the claimed uses and potential benefits of St. John’s Wort include:
- Mood support*: St. John’s Wort is perhaps most well-known for its traditional use in supporting mood and emotional well-being. It is often used as a natural remedy for mild to moderate mood disorders. Some studies suggest that certain compounds in St. John’s Wort may act as serotonin reuptake inhibitors, similar to some conventional antidepressant medications.
- Stress reduction*: Along with its potential effects on mood, St. John’s Wort may also be used to alleviate symptoms of stress.
- Nerve relief*: St. John’s Wort has been used in traditional medicine to help manage nerve-related conditions.
- Wound healing*: St. John’s Wort has been used topically as an oil or ointment to promote wound healing and relieve skin inflammation and irritation.
- Menopausal symptoms*: Some women use St. John’s Wort to help manage certain symptoms of menopause, such as hot flashes and mood swings, but more research is necessary.
It’s important to note that while St. John’s Wort has a long history of use and some scientific studies supporting its potential benefits, its effectiveness for certain conditions remains a subject of ongoing research. Additionally, St. John’s Wort can interact with various medications, including antidepressants, birth control pills, and anticoagulants, and may cause adverse effects.
Therefore, it is essential to consult with a healthcare professional before using St. John’s Wort, especially if you are taking any medications, have underlying health conditions, or are pregnant or nursing. They can help determine if it is safe and appropriate for your specific situation.
St. John’s Wort Contains
- Saint John’s Wort extract tincture 30 ml
- Kosher Alcohol (40%)
- As a dietary supplement dilute 40-50 drops in warm water and take 3-4 times daily.*
Does not contain
- gluten, yeast, sugar, starch, any coloring, flavors or preservatives.
- Not recommended for children under 12 years of age.
- Consult your physician prior to using this product if pregnant, nursing, taking medication or have a medical condition.
WARNING: Before Using any Herbal Products, Make sure that you have a full knowledge of the herb, It’s Workings and any adverse reactions it may cause! *These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intendent to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Consult your physician prior to using this product if pregnant, nursing, taking medication or have a medical condition.
Notice: Do not use this product while taking any prescription drug(s) without the advice of your prescribing physician. Avoid excessive exposure to UV irradiation (e.g., sunlight; tanning) when using this product.
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