Valerian Root Powder

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Valerian Root Powder

£6.45£41.00

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About our valerian root powder

A well known and very popular herb, valerian root has been used for centuries as a natural aid.

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Description

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Country of Origin: Poland
Latin Name: Valeriana officinalis

Because of EU Regulation on nutrition and health – we are very limited on any nutrition or health claims on this product. This does not mean you can’t research your own information on the internet on this product.

About our valerian root powder

Valerian root, hailing from the valerian plant, is a flowering plant native to Europe and parts of Asia that blooms beautiful pink and white flowers in the summer months. Studies have shown that valerian can reduce the time it takes to fall asleep and can help improve quality of sleep. In fact a study by the Foellinge Health Center in Sweden reported that 89% of participants in a sleep study experienced improved sleep after taking valerian.

Valerian is so effective as a sleep aid because it contains linarin, a chemical that acts as a sedative by calming activity in the central nervous system. Unlike with many prescription sleep aids, valerian has little to no side effects and does not trigger the groggy, drowsy effects often experienced the next morning after taking a conventional sleeping pill.

Not only used for sleep, valerian is also believed to help calm anxiety and reduce stress. It is thought it does this because it increases GABA in the brain, which is said to help regulate nerve cells and reduce feelings of anxiety and stress.

Suggested use:

Brew as a tea, add 1 cup boiling water to 1 teaspoon (2g – 3g) valerian powder, steep for 5 minutes and strain if necessary. For best results take 2 hours to 1/2 hour before bed.

This product is free from the following allergens:
Peanut, Peanut Oil
Tree nuts
Sesame Seeds
Milk & Derivatives
Eggs
Fish
Shellfish
Soya
Wheat & Gluten
Sulphites
Other Known Allergens
It is also free from any GMO

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125g Valerian Powder ♡ £6.45, 250g Valerian Powder ♡ £11.40, 500g Valerian Powder ♡ £21.25, 1Kg Valerian Powder ♡ £41.00

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