Hops has a calming effect on the nervous system and is a common ingredient in products used to promote restful sleep.
Hops flowers are an herbal nervine that have relaxing and sedative effects on the central nervous system.
- Helps calm and support the nervous system.
- May promote restful sleep.
How It Works:
Hops has a calming effect on the nervous system and is a common ingredient in products used to promote restful sleep. It has nervine properties. Hops contains xanthohumol, which possesses antioxidant properties.
Take 2 capsules with a meal twice daily.
A gentle, relaxing sedative.
Hops flowers are an herbal nervine that have relaxing and sedative effects
on the central nervous system.
They are best when used as needed to ease restless tension that may produce
headache, indigestion or insomnia (hops has been put into pillows and added
to evening teas).
Hops flowers are also known to help cleanse the lungs and kidneys. Hops
farmers noticed that harvesters "fatigued" more rapidly and women's periods
arrived early, (sedative, menstruation promoter).
Hops have been recommended to reduce the desire for alcohol and ease Delirium
This may seem like a contradiction because hops are used to make beer, but
think about it. By the way, hops are added to prevent beer from spoiling.
They contain two chemicals that kill bacteria. This confirms the use of
hops as a minor herbal antibiotic.
Do not use this sedative if suffering from extreme
Avoid very large or prolonged use - remember the hops pickers.