Perhaps the best heart tonic you can find! Leonurus cardiaca translates to “lion hearted”. It is specific for relieving tachycardia and it is a strong nervine that reduces nervous tension and anxiety attacks. It is strengthening and restorative and is a wonderful herbal ally for women in all stages of life. A tincture made from the fresh flowering tops is highly recommended but dried herb can be used to make a bitter tea, elixir or herbal honey.


This herb should not be ingested during pregnancy and may also be contraindicated for those with hypoactive thyroid.

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