St. John’s wort has a long history of use in traditional Western herbal practices. Typical preparations include steeping as tea, oil infusion, and extract. St. John's Wort helps promote a healthy mood and emotional balance. It is helpful as an infusion for nervous tension, PMS, and menopause.
It may take 3 to 6 weeks to feel any effects from St. John's wort.
Qualities: Cool, dry, slightly bitter, sweet, astringent
Not to be used during phototherapy. Fair-skinned persons should avoid excessive exposure to sunlight during use. May decrease the blood levels of certain orally administered drugs. Consult a qualified healthcare practitioner before taking with medications. We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.
Not suited for severe depression with psychotic episodes or for those with suicidal tendencies.
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