Anxiety is an emotion that causes feelings of excessive uneasiness, tension, worried thoughts, and apprehension. Severe anxiety may also cause physical changes like increased blood pressure, panic attacks, profuse sweating, nausea, and compulsive behaviors.
Ashwagandha has "the ability to both strengthen those who are tired and calm those who are stressed and anxious.” Healing Properties * Adaptogen: * Antiinflammatory: * Antioxidant: * Anxiolytic: * Aphrodisiac: * Cardioprotective: (Heart Health) * Immunomodulator: * Longevity: * Reproductiv...
Keywords: Adaptogen, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Anxiety, Anxiolytic, Aphrodisiac, Arthritis, Asthma, Cardioprotective, Diabetes, Fatigue, Fibromyalgia, Hypothyroid, Immunomodulator, Insomnia, Insulin Resistance, Longevity, Reproductive Health
Bacopa (Bacopa monnieri L.) is also known as thyme-leaved Gratiola or water hyssop. Healing Properties * Adaptogenic Activity: (adaptogen) * High doses of standardized extract of B. monniera significantly reversed chronic stress-induced changes in ulcer index and adrenal gland weight. ...
Keywords: Adaptogen, Amnesia, Antianxiety, Anticonvulsant, Antidepressant, Antiepileptic, Antitumor, Anxiety, Anxiolytic, Apoptosis, Cognition, Colon Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Depression, Epilepsy, Memory, Neuroprotective, Stress
Holy Basil (Ocimum tenuiflorum syn Ocimum sanctum) is also known as tulsi or tulasi. The plant is used as a tea and for its essential oils. Synergistic Properties Can be combined with other cerebral stimulants such as rosemary, bacopa, and ginkgo biloba. Healing Properties * Adaptogen: * Anti...
Keywords: Adaptogen, Analgesic, Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Antiviral, Anxiety, Brain Health, Cardiovascular Health, Cerebral Stimulant, Diabetes, Digestive Aid, Expectorant, Head Trauma, Herpes, High Blood Pressure, Immunomodulator, Neuroprotective, Pain Management, Stress, Ulcers
Passiflora incarnata is also known as maypop, purple passionflower, true passionflower, wild apricot, and wild passion vine. Healing Properties * Analgesic: * Anticonvulsant: hydroalcoholic extract of P. incarnata at a dose of 0.4 mg/kg not only prolonged the onset time of seizure but also decrea...
Keywords: Analgesic, Antianxiety, Antiasthmatic, Antispasmodic, Anxiety, Anxiolytic, Dysmenorrhoea, Epilepsy, Hyperactivity, Hypnotic, Hysteria, Insomnia, Mania, Narcotic, Sedative, Vermicidal
Theanine is a component of green tea. Healing Properties * Helps control the overstimulation of brain cells * Promotes relaxation without loss of alertness * Stimulates the production of GABA (the relaxation response neurotransmitter). Disease / Symptom Treatment * Anxiety / Manic * Inhibit...
Keywords: Anxiety, Brain Health, Mania, Manic, Neuroprotective, Relaxation