Passion Flower extract, herb for relaxation, 200mg
3.5% total isovitexins
60 Passion Flower Capsules
Relaxation herb used as calmative for restlessness and nervous irritability
March 12, 2015
Passion Flower herb for relaxation is a Dietary Supplement used occasionally to help you relax and relieve nervous irritability. *
High quality passion flower raw material.
Passionflower or Passion Flower herb (Passiflora incarnata) is a plant native to North America, found mostly in the Midwest and Southeast. Passionflower has been used as folk remedy for centuries as a calming and relaxing herb.
Passion flower extract is found in Good Night Rx. Do you have occasional sleepless nights? You're in luck. Good Night Rx is a natural product with passion flower that helps to relieve tension and induce sleep. It is also helpful to those who wish to feel relaxed in the evening after a stressful day. This product is formulated by herbal expert Ray Sahelian, M.D.
Other herbs that are used to relieve stress include Ashwagandha (half a capsule), and Valerian. Nutrients that help with anxiety or stress are 5-HTP and Tryptophan. Another nutrient to consider is Theanine. **
Passion Flower Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings per Bottle: 60
Each Capsule Contains:
Passion Flower extract - 200mg *
3.5% total isovitexins
( Passiflora incarnata ) flower and leaf
Suggested Use: 1 passion flower capsule daily or as directed by a qualified healthcare professional.
* Daily value not established.
Other ingredients: gelatin and rice flour.
Passion flower herb questions
Q. Is passionflower herb as potent as kava herb in inducing relaxation?
A. It appears that most people find kava to be more potent than passion flower herb. For the purposes of relaxation, some people prefer 5-HTP, others passion flower, still others kava, valerian, hops, theanine or tryptophan. Everybody has a different body chemistry and what works for one may not work for another. For evening relaxation and sleep enhancement, Good Night Rx is really helpful.
Q. Can passion flower supplement be used daily?
A. Passion flower herb appears to be a safe supplement thus far and as long as you take 2 days off a week, it should be fine to take on a regular basis.
Q. Can valerian and passion flower supplement be used together?
A. As long as you keep the valerian and passion flower dosages reasonable, they should be fine together.
Q. Are there any passion flower side effects?
A. We have not seen any medical reports of any significant passion flower side effects. One passion flower side effect is sedation or sleepiness. Hence, we suggest not using heavy machinery or driving when you take a passion flower supplement unless you have used this herbal product in the past and you know how it makes you feel.
Q. Can a passion flower supplement be taken together with Xanax, or other anti anxiety drugs or prescription medications?
A. Only if your doctor approves and the dosage of the prescription medication is half your usual dosage. There may be a possibility of excessive sedation when passion flower is used in combination with a benzodiazepine or other medications used for sleep or relaxation.
Q. Can I take a passion flower supplement together with Good Night Rx?
A. Good Night Rx can be taken in the evening while passion flower at half a capsule can be used during the day.
Buy passion flower supplement on sale. If you buy passion flower supplement along with Good Night Rx, valerian, hops, 5-htp, tryptophan, or other supplements that cause relaxation, use them alone at first so you know how each one works by itself.
Valerian root and passion flower, when I take them after one hour I feel relaxed and when I sleep I do not wake up unless I go to the bathroom.