Helps relieve anxiety.
Passiflora is recognized by Commission E and ESCOP for relieving anxiety, nervousness, muscle spasms and neuralgic pain. These organizations have also approved its use to treat digestive and sleep disorders related to mental stress. In 2001, a clinical trial conducted with a pure extract of passionflower showed that the herb was as effective as a benzodiazepine anxiolytic in relieving generalized anxiety.
Used in herbal medicine as a sleep aid for restlessness or insomnia due to mental stress.
Recommended dose:Adolescent (13 years and older) and Adult (oral): 1 to 2 capsules, one to four times daily.
Format: 60 capsules.
Duration of use: Consult a health care practitioner if use continues beyond 4 weeks.
1000 mg Passionflower (Passiflora incarnata) (herb top)
Gelatin, cellulose, silica gel, magnesium stearate
Consumption with alcohol, other medications or natural health products with sedative properties is not recommended. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms worsen. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist. Consult a health care practitioner if insomnia persists continuously for more than 3 weeks (chronic insomnia). Known side effects Some people may experience drowsiness. Be careful if you operate heavy machinery, drive a motor vehicle or are involved in activities requiring mental alertness. Hypersensitivity (e.g., allergy) is known to occur; in this case, discontinue use
This product is approved by Health Canada and its License Number is 80021501.