Skullcap (Scutellaria lateriflora)

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Skullcap (Scutellaria lateriflora)

Skullcap was introduced in 1773 by Dr Van Derveer for the treatment of rabies, and subsequently became known for its reputed tonic, sedative and antispasmodic effects. In Western herbalism Skullcap is used for for nervous tension due to chronic stress, illness or exhaustion; for neuralgia, insomnia as well as depression.

Skullcap (Scutellaria lateriflora) is part of my Nervous tonic and Stress formula and is used to support the nervous system in cases of chronic stress.

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About Naturopathy by Savvas Ioannides
Savvas Ioannides is a Naturopathic, Herbal and GAPS Diet practitioner who studied at Nature Care College in Sydney. Savvas uses holistic and natural therapies including Herbal remedies and Nutrition to boost your vitality and help you achieve optimum levels of health.

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