Wild lettuce Extract

Wild lettuce Extract

Name: Wild Lettuce
Biological Name: Lactuca virosa


Compositae
 Other Names: Wild Lettuce, Lettuce Opium
Parts Used: Dried leaves


Active Compounds:
 Lactucin, a sesquiterpene lactone
 Flavonoids; mainly based on quercitin
 Coumarins; cichoriin and aesculin
 N-methyl-b-phenethylamine

Remedies For: 
Nervine, anodyne, hypnotic, anti-spasmodic.

Wild Lettuce is a valuable remedy for use in insomnia, restlessness and excitability (especially in children) and other manifestations of an over active nervous system. As an anti-spasmodic it can be used as part of a holistic treatment of whooping cough and dry irritated coughs in general. It will relieve colic pains in the intestines and uterus and so may be used in dysmennhorea. It will ease muscular pains related to rheumatism. It has been used as an anaphrodisiac.
Combinations : For irritable coughs it may be used with Wild Cherry Bark. For insomnia it combines with Valerian and Pasque Flower.
 
Dosage:
nfusion: Pour a cup of boiling water onto l-2 teaspoonfuls of the leaves and let infuse for l0-l5 minutes. This should be drunk three times a day.
Tincture: take 1-2 ml of the tincture three times a day.
 
Safety:
No information available. Some herbs are known to react with your medication. Please consult your physician before starting on any herb.

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact with me.

Best wishes!

Product Origin:             China
Model Number:
we have a very large output to meet our customers' big and continual orders.
Brand Name:             OHI
   
   

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