Wild Lettuce Extract – 30 ct
Scientific name: Lactuca virosa
The wild lettuce extract is a close relative to the normal lettuce. The extract has substances that produce similar effects to opium. The effects are milder psycho-active than opium from Papaver somniferum.
The plant has been used for centuries. Its uses have sedating and anesthetic properties. It plant’s uses have been dated back since the 19th century. Doctors and other medical practitioners used the wild lettuce extract when normal opium was not available. The plant is a safer substitute. It is not addictive, even in large amounts. Large amounts do not even lead to overdosage.
The extract was even popular in the 1970s in America.
Actions of the wild lettuce extract:
The extract is a great remedy for insomnia. It can help treat restlessness and excitability. The lettuce extract is especially great for hyperactive children. It is also good for other over active nervous system disorders.
It can be used as an anti-spasmodic. It can help treat whooping cough. It can also aid in the treatment of dry irritated coughs.
The wild lettuce extract can also relieve colic pains in the intestines. It can also relieve such pains in the uterus. Hence, the extract can be used in dysmenorrhea. It can also be of use to ease muscular pains caused by rheumatism.
The extract also has aphrodisiac qualities.
The wild lettuce extract can also help treat:
- joint pains.
- menstrual pains.
It can also be used to stimulate circulation.
It is also believed that it can help reduce the frequency of headaches and migraines. It can also help reduce the severity of these illnesses. There are reports that people who consume the extract have fewer headaches than before.
ESutras uses handcrafted wild lettuce from the US to make a very potent extract for these capsules.