This is by far one of my favorite herbs and one I have much respect for! Its name means 'To Be In Health'. I call this herb, the mind herb because it has amazing benefits for the peace of mind and body.
Valerian will serve to help:
Headaches and Migraines
Increase focus, memory, retention, and neural activity
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200 - 210°F
Western: 1 tsp - 2 tsp per 10oz, simmer 10-15 min, consume 2-3x a day
Should not be used more than 15 - 20 days at a time.
Side effects are rapid and shortness of breath, as well as swelling of the throat, lips, face, and tongue. If you experience them, discontinue or reduce your use. If you get a headache when drinking the tea, add more water.
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