Solaray: Passion Flower Extract 60ct

Passion Flower Extract - 60ct



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The Calming Influence of Passion Flower

If you feel overexcited, over-anxious or in need of a calming influence, passion flower extract will do the trick. The best known effect of passion flower is as a relaxant that calms down the stressed and anxious, and helps insomniacs enjoy a good night sleep. Although it will help the hyperactive to calm down, its use with children is not recommended unless under the direction of a doctor who is monitoring its use. Few tests have been carried out on children, and the way that passion flower relaxes you is not totally understood.

However, researchers have a good idea, and believe that substances in passion flower promote the biochemical pathway that converts glutamate to gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA). This substance is known as an 'inhibitory neurotransmitter' that exerts a calming effect on the brain. This is also believed to be associated with a reduction in 'excitatory neurotransmitters' that increases brain activity. The result is a lowering in brain activity, leading to a feeling of calmness and relaxation.

So if you feel that you need to relax more and maybe overcome your sleep problems, give passion flower a try.


Ingredients: Amount per serving: % Daily Value: +
Passion Flower (Passiflora incarnata) (aerial with blossom) 100 mg ~
Passion Flower (Passiflora incarnata) (flower extract) (Guaranteed 8.75 mg [3.5%] Flavonoids as Isovitexin) 250 mg ~

Other Ingredients:
Vegetable Cellulose Capsule, Cellulose and/or Maltodextrin (as Carrier), Silica and Magnesium Stearate

Passion Flower Extract
Description:  
Product #: 11104
Size: 60ct 250mg
Serving Size:  

As a dietary supplement, take one capsule a day with a meal or glass of water.

'Solaray Passion Flower Extract (250 mg) is used as a calming supplement taken to help create relaxation. It has been used for such conditions as insomnia and anxiety. Passion Flower is not as strong as some other supplements that are used for anxiety conditions. It has also been used for nervous stomachs.

'Passion flower extract can be used to treat anxiety, insomnia, nervous stomach and even chemical dependency. Although the evidence is sketchy, passion flower extract has been somewhat useful as a weight loss aid because of its calming effect on the body's nervous system. Passion flower extract is also useful for the treatment of shortness of breath as well as for increasing the ability of congestive heart patients to be able to breathe better while exercising.

'Passion Flower Extract is a non-prescription medicinal herb used to treat anxiety and other similiar nervous disorders. It has a relaxing effect both mentally and phyxically. Like any medicine, it should not be used in excess. Using it in excess can cause extreme and prolonged drowsiness. It has also been shown to be very effective as a sedative or tranquilizer.

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Review of Passion Flower Extract - Solaray Product 11104
Reviewed by SeanW
Monday, May 9, 2011

Rating: 5/5

Passion flowers are used to make medicine that used for insomnia or anxiety or nervousness. It also cures hemorrhoids, burns, and pain and swelling. This Passion Flower Extract has very good calm effect and also makes muscles relax. The most important thing is it's totally natural and healthy.Take advantage of this natural supplement if you need treatment for your sleep and anxiety problems. There are't many Natural product that actually cures tiredness and calm people down. Very good product and it should be use to make your body healthy. 5 out of 5.

SeanW Reno, NV United States