ValeriCalm® is used in Herbal Medicine as a sleep aid and to help relieve nervousness (calmative/sedative). It includes California Poppy, traditionally used in Herbal Medicine as an analgesic. Headlined by valerian, a herb characterized by its natural sedative properties, ValeriCalm is a soothing formula consisting of six herbs, carefully chosen for their effect on tension, anxiety, and insomnia.
Medicinal Ingredients (per 1 ml): Andrographis (Andrographis paniculata, herb top) 0.24 ml (1:4, QCE 60 mg) Wild Indigo (Baptisia tinctoria, root) 0.17 ml (1:4, QCE 42.5 mg) Echinacea (Echinacea purpurea, herb top and root) 0.17 ml (1:1 QCE 170 mg fresh OR 1:4 QCE 42.5 mg dry) Holy Basil (Ocimum sanctum, leaf) 0.12 ml (1:4, QCE 30 mg) Lomatium (Lomatium dissectum, root) 0.10 ml (1:4, QCE 25 mg) Thuja (Thuja occidentalis, herb top) 0.10 ml (1:2 QCE 50 mg fresh OR 1:4 QCE 25 mg dry) Phytolacca (Phytolacca americana, root) 0.10 ml (1:4.5, QCE 22 mg)
Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Alcohol Distilled water
Dosage: Adults: Take 2 ml (60 drops) 3 times daily in a little water on an empty stomach. When used as a sleep aid, the full 6 ml (180 drops) daily dose may be taken in a little water on an empty stomach at bedtime. Duration of Use: For long-term use, contact your health care practitioner.
Cautions and Warnings: Consult a health care practitioner: if sleeplessness persists continuously for more than 3 weeks (chronic insomnia); if symptoms worsen. Consumption with alcohol, other medications, or natural health products with sedative properties is not recommended. Consult a health care practitioner before use: if you are breastfeeding; if you have depression and/or related diseases.
Contraindications: Do not use: if you are pregnant; if you are allergic to plants of the Asteraceae/Compositae/Daisy
family Known Adverse Reactions: Some people may experience drowsiness. Exercise caution if operating heavy machinery, driving a motor vehicle, or involved in activities involving mental alertness. Hypersensitivity (e.g. allergy) has been known to occur, in which case, discontinue use. Keep away from children. Do not use if seal is broken. Store at room temperature.