Botanical Name: Hypericum perforatum L.
Saint John's Wort, so-called because it is traditionally harvested on St. John's Day, is a striking perennial herb indigenous to Europe. It is one of the most popular medicinal herbs in the United States with its primary use being to balance the mood.
Commonly used as a tea, sometimes available in tea bags, and tinctures.
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St. John's Wort is a strong antidepressant and may elevate mood in individuals with mild to moderate depression. It is not recommended for individuals with severe depression. It has strong antiviral activity that may also promote healing and repair of wounds.
Do not use during phototherapy.
Specific: Not for use in pregnancy except under the supervision of a qualified healthcare practitioner.
General: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.
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