Passion Flower Complex – 60 ct
Botanical name: (Passiflora edulis)
Also known as:
- Passion Vine.
- Purple Passion-flower.
- Passiflore rouge.
- Apricot vine.
The Passion Flower complex has overwhelming goodness. Its benefits aid the mind and the body.
The Passion Flower was first discovered in the 17th century. It was discovered by the Spanish Jesuits in Peru. It was named as such due to the semblance of the crucifixion of Christ.
It was used as a sedative by the Peruvians. News spread about the flower in Europe after its discovery. It was then used to treat restlessness. It was also used to treat agitation. Other ailments that it was used to help in treating were indigestion and seizures.
In Native American medicine, event the leaves and flowers can be used. The Aztecs used it to treat insomnia and hysteria.
Today, the Passion Flower complex is mainly being used to help treat anxiety and depression.
When a person has anxiety, the body can get overworked. It causes the body to be in an over-excited state. In this state, the body fails to do even common functions. Such functions include sleeping and proper digestion. It can even lead to chronic pain.
It helps by gently relaxing the nervous system. It helps the body return to a state of balance. This is done without resulting in intolerance or addiction. There are those who state that the complex is a better sedative as compared to other alternatives. There are alternate medicines that have risks. It can even be used to help drug addicts get out of addiction.
Note: These statements have not been evaluated by the US Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. We at eSutras do not recommend internal use of supplements or herbs without prior consultation with your doctor or herbalist.