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Valerian

Description

This plant is native to Europe but was readily cultivated in North America in the early 19th century. Every eclectic medical text consulted listed this plant as a “cerebral stimulant” when used as a simple or single herb administration. The preparation of the fluid extract from the rhizome was official in the United States Pharmacopeia from 1820-1936 and in the National Formulary from 1888-1946. It is still used to promote…

 

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Products Containing Valerian

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    Sleep & Relax

    Readies the body for sleep*

    At the end of a busy day, our minds and bodies are often not ready for rest. Sleep & Relax formula – a blend of organic herbs traditionally recognized to support tranquil sleep, promotes a healthy sleep cycle by calming tension and helping the mind unwind.*

    Herbs:  California Poppy, Lavender Essential Oil, Lemon Balm, Marojam Leaf Essential Oil, Passionflower, Valerian Root

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    Sleep Formula*

    Aids in falling asleep quickly*

    For some of us, falling asleep is sometimes the most troubling aspect of the sleep cycle. The all-herbal formula in Sleep Formula*® features extracts of herbs historically recognized to facilitate the transition from wakefulness to sleep.* Encapsulated in Gaia’s patented, readily-absorbable Liquid Phyto-Caps®, Sleep Formula* works quickly to help you fall asleep with more ease.

    Herbs:  American Skullcap, California Poppy, Hops, Kava Kava, Passionflower, Valerian

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    Valerian Root

    Supports restful sleep*

    Valerian root has long been used to promote deep and restful sleep in those with occasional sleeplessness.* Made from Valerian grown on Gaia’s own certified organic farm, this extract delivers 1.8 mg of Valerenic acid derivatives per serving. By promoting a sense of calm and relaxation, Valerian Root supports the body in falling asleep naturally.*

    Herbs:  Valerian

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    Valerian Root, Certified Organic

    333 mg/ml herb equivalency

    Valerian Root has long been used to promote deep and restful sleep in those with occasional sleeplessness.* This Valerian Root Liquid Extract is made from Valerian grown on Gaia’s own Certified Organic farm. By promoting a sense of calm and relaxation, Valerian Root supports the body in falling asleep naturally.* The herb encourages trophorestoration of the nervous system.*

    Herbs:  Valerian

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    Valerian Root, Vegetable Glycerin Extract

    333 mg/ml herb equivalency

    Valerian Root has long been used to promote deep and restful sleep in those with occasional sleeplessness.* This Valerian Root Liquid Extract is made from Valerian grown on Gaia’s own Certified Organic farm. By restoring a sense of calm and relaxation, Valerian Root supports the body in falling asleep naturally.* In a vegetable glycerin base, Valerian Root tastes great!

    Herbs:  Valerian

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    Valerian/Poppy Supreme

    Contains Gaia Farm grown herbs

    Valerian/Poppy Supreme is a unique synergistic blend, created to establish a sense of calm in the body.* This product contains Valerian Root, Skullcap and California Poppy, all of which are Certified Organic and grown on the Gaia Herbs Farm.*

    Herbs:  American Skullcap, California Poppy, Chamomile, Kava Kava, Mugwort, Passionflower, Valerian

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Ecologically Harvested is a term that describes all herbs sold by Gaia Herbs that are not Certified Organic. Ecologically Harvested herbs include herbs that are harvested in their natural habitat, (i.e., wild harvested) according to specific guidelines for harvesting these herbs (i.e., away from roads and industry, as well as guidelines to avoid overharvesting). Our term, Ecologically Harvested, also includes herbs that are grown in managed woodland areas, fields designated for specific herbs, and herbs that are grown by indigenous growers, such as Kava Kava. All Ecologically Harvested herbs pass pesticide and heavy metal testing as well as microbial testing, prior to release.