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Skullcap, Chamomile, Lemongrass, Passionflower

Other Names: Skullcap, Scullcap, Mad Dog Scullcap, Helmet Flower, Madweed, Mad Dog Weed, Quaker Bonnet Scutellaria Lateriflora
Traditional Usages: Nerve Tonic, Treating Nervous Headaches, Anxiety, Depression, Insomnia and Neuralgia, Hysteria, Convulsions, Rickets, Epilepsy and Speakman's Chorea, Hydrophobia (Fear of water), PMT, Migraine, Nervous Stress, Nervous Debility, Aftermath of Stroke, Rabies, Diarrhea, Dysentery, Stimulate Menstruation, Relieve Breast Pain, Encourages the expulsion of the placenta after childbirth, Mental Illnesses and Schizophrenia, Fevers Coughs with thick yellow Phlegm, Gastrointestinal Infections, Painful Urinary Conditions, High Blood Pressure, Varicose Veins, Muscular Tremors, Parkinson's Disease
Resources: US, Canada, Europe, China, Japan, Korea, Mongolia, Russia
Parts Used: Herb, Oil,
Herbal Research: Skullcap
Health Warning: Avoid during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding


Skullcap, Chamomile, Lemongrass, Passionflower - Herbal remedy for Convulsion: Skullcap has long been used for mental disorders. It has also been used to treat epilepsy. To make a calming herbal tea combine skullcap with chamomile, passionflower and lemongrass and infuse for 15-minutes. After straining, this tea can be taken throughout the day without worry.
Health Warning: Pregnant women should not take skullcap, as it can induce a miscarriage.

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