Sceletium Extract – 90 ct
Botanical name: (Sceletium tortuosum)
The common use of Sceletium extract is for the help in the relief of stress. It can also aid in the relief of mental fatigue. In addition, it can be a supplement to:
- uplift the mood.
- remove irritability.
- decrease anxiety.
- lowers tension.
- boost energy.
- reduce high blood pressure.
It can also benefit PTSD sufferers.
It can also be used as an appetite suppressant. Sceletium extract has been used by shepherds when they walk long distances.
It should be noted that it has some caveats. Large doses can lead to euphoria. It can also lead to sedation.
It is not hallucinogenic. Also, there are no severe adverse effects have been documented.
Sceletium extract can be an anti-depressant. It has been said that it is safer than pharmaceutical alternatives. Anxiety patients can benefit greatly from this.
It has been used for centuries in the South African regions. Use of it has been dated back to the 4th century. Written records have been seed to date back to 1662. It was even used as a bartering currency during this time. As a plant, it was prepared dried. After which, it was chewed and the saliva swallowed. Other than this, it was also used in teas and tinctures. It was also inhaled with other herbs for health purposes.
Sceletium was used in rural areas. Also, it was used in very small doses. It was used to help treat colic in infants. It was added to a teaspoon of breast milk.
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.