common valerian


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Synonyms for common valerian

tall rhizomatous plant having very fragrant flowers and rhizomes used medicinally

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In four out of six of those studies in healthy volunteers no hints on sedating properties of common valerian preparations were observed after acute and (partially) long-term treatment using dosages up to 1800mg (Glass et al.
To summarize, considering all results obtained in clinical trials and in in vivo pharmacological experiments there is hardly evidence of sedative activity of common valerian preparations.
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