Wild Lettuce Extract – 90 ct
The Wild Lettuce Extract is a natural remedy for many health problems.
It’s scientific name is Lactuca Virosa. It is a close relative of normal lettuce (Lactuca sativa). The two plants even look similar. However, wild lettuce is also called the more bitter type. It has substances that produce similar effects to opium. However, it has a milder hypnotic effect.
The plant is used for centuries due of its sedating and anesthetic properties. In the 19th century, doctors and pharmacists regularly used lactucarium. It is a plant extract. It is used when normal opium wasn’t available. It is a safe opium substitute. It is not addictive. Large amounts never lead to overdosage.
Actions: Nervine, anodyne, hypnotic, anti—spasmodic.
Indications: The latex of the Wild Lettuce was at one time sold as `Lettuce Opium.’ It’s nickname had gained a lot of popularity due to its use. It is a remedy for:
- Restlessness and excitability.
- Over-active nervous system.
The wild lettuce extract can be used as an anti-spasmodic. It can aid as a part in treating whooping cough. It can also help in the relief of dry coughs.
It will relieve colic pains in the intestines and uterus. Thus, it can be used to relieve symptoms of dysmenorrhea. It will ease muscular pains related to rheumatism. It has also been used as an aphrodisiac.
It is a natural relaxant. It is also a sedative. Thus, it helps people who have trouble sleeping.
Wild lettuce extract can also be used as an alternative medicine. It can assist in the treatment of:
- joint pain.
- menstrual pain.
Wild lettuce extract can also be used to stimulate better circulation. It can induce mild Euphoria. It is a slight feeling of happiness.
ESutras uses handcrafted wild lettuce from the US to make a very potent extract for these capsules.