Kava kava root (Piper methysticum)It is a muscle relaxant, anticonvulsant, sedative and analgesic. The herb acts against stress, insomnia and anxiety. Improves mental performance and improves mood.
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It calms the nerves, increases sexual desireand and enhances sociability. It is also diuretic, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory for the urinary system and recommended in cases of cystitis and prostatitis.
It is used as an intoxicating beverage in certain South Sea islands. It can induce lethargy, drowsiness and dreams. It is one of the best pain-relieving herbs.
The use during pregnancy and lactation is prohibited.
Contraindicated for those with Parkinson's disease.
Do not drink if you take medications for depression or anxiety, have liver problems or suffer from alcoholism.
Excessive use may cause yellowing of the skin, hair and nails.
It should not be taken in combination with alcohol or barbiturates.
Prolonged use, and overdose can cause severe liver problems.
Use: a) Shake a tablespoon of dried herb in a blender very well (powder) with a cup of water and drink immediately. Do not use more than 2 times a week and no more than ance every three months.
b) Pour 1 teaspoon for a cup of water to simmer for 7-10 minutes, strain and drink.