ST. JOHN'S WORT TINCTURE
St. John's Wort can be a powerful natural medicine for temporary depression. It has become a popular herbal supplement for controlling stress and getting over the blues and has also been used to treat chronic fatigue syndrome, anxiety and other ailments. It has been useful in treating the mood swings associated with menopause and PMS and it is considered a mild sedative for treatment of insomnia.
St. John's Wort, as an analgesic, may be used externally for burns, bruises, injuries particularly deep or painful wounds involving nerve damage, sores, sciatica, neuralgia, cramps, sprains and tennis elbow. The pain relieving properties have been beneficial in easing the vocal pain and laryngitis associated with fibromyalgia. It is also said to relieve tension headaches, because of the herbs ability to relaxe blood vessels and increase blood circulation. It may be helpful for relief of those headaches that accompany hay fever.
St. John's Wort is said to have a calming effect on the digestive system and is thought to be effective in the treatment of Crohn's disease, irritable bowel syndrome and a variety of digestive ailments.
St. John's Wort is an astringent herb and an anti-inflammatory that can promote healing, reduce inflammation and swelling and may help to relieve hemorrhoids.
Use 20-30 drops in juice or water, under the tongue, or as desired. May be taken 3 times daily. Shake well. Store in cool, dark place.
St. John's wort tincture may increase sensitivity to sunlight and risk of sunburn.
How To Use Tinctures
The benefit of tinctures is that the medicinal value is easily assimilated in the body, they are convenient to use, the average shelf life is 5 years, and they offer a more complete range of medicinal properties than dried herbs or capsules.
The best way to use liquid herbal tinctures is to put the suggested amount (about 20-30 drops) in a glass of water, tea, or juice and drink the entire contents. Tinctures can also be administered directly into the mouth without the assistance of water however some tinctures are unpalatable which is why most people prefer to dilute it into a beverage.
contains: St. John's Wort, distilled Water, Grain Alcohol
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