Is used to strengthen nervous system in order to relieve tension and stress. It can also remedy inflammation of the gallbladder and prevent jaundice. It is an anti-spasmodic and can be used against seizures.
Traditionally used as a tea, but also as a tincture, syrup, foot soak or bath herb, salve or cream.
**Because it may depress heart rate, anyone with congestive heart failure history or a history of heart disease should not use it.
**Might cause problems for asthmatics and those with other respiratory conditions.
** Intestinal stimulation might aggravate chronic gastrointestinal conditions, such as colitis.
**Pregnant women should steer clear of vervain because of its possible effect on the uterus.
Orrs’ Trading Company does not intend to diagnose, prevent, treat or cure through the sale of this herb. Use at your own risk.