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Valerian Super Calm is a plant based liquid sedative for children. According to the manufacturer Herbs for Kids, the product is able to provide nerve support and soothe hyper energized, agitated children. Additionally, the formula can assist with calming restless children and adults before bedtime, while promoting an easy and restful sleep.
Herbs for Kids is a company established in Arizona, United States specialized in the production of herbal health care formulations for children. The company offers traditional herbal blends that are alcohol-free gentle, safe, and effective, so that children will enjoy them. The product line includes formulations that target various health areas, such as immunity, respiratory health, mood, allergies, etc.
The formula is especially designed for children, although an age limit is not specified. Adults can also use Valerian Calm Supreme, as a general nerve calming solution or to assist with sleep problems.
Valerian Super Calm Ingredients
Valerian Super Calm includes the following ingredients: Proprietary blend: extract of Wood Betony, Valerian root, Fennel seed, Chamomile flowers, Hops strobiles, Catnip herb, Kosher Coconut and/or Palm Kernel Clycerine, purified water and citric acid.
Valerian Super Calm is an herbal liquid formulation designed to promote relaxation and healthy sleep patterns for children. Some of the herbal ingredients used are certified organically grown and/or ethically wild harvested.
Hops is one of the several herbs included in the formulation. Best known for its sedative effects, the herbs has been compared to the Valerian root in terms of potency. It works to relax the nervous system, hence has been used in stress management treatments, and other anxiety disorders, including obsessive compulsive disorder, social anxiety or social phobia. It is also a popular herbal remedy against restlessness, tension and common sleep disorders such as insomnia. Potential dangers of Hops are rare and include worsening depression in people suffering from this condition.
The Valerian root is one of the most common herbal remedies against nervous system problems. It has been touted for benefits against insomnia, headaches, ADHD, anxiety disorders (panic attacks, post traumatic stress disorder, etc) and stress symptoms. Long term safety of Valerian is not known. When used in high doses, it has been known to cause insomnia, headache, uneasiness or excitability.
Valerian Super Calm has generally received positive reviews. The daily dosage is calibrated according to the age of the patient and may vary from 1 ml three times a day for children aged between 1 and 2 years old to 3 ml taken 3-4 times a day for children older than 12.
- Liquid flavored formulation easily tolerated by children
- Organically grown and ethically wild harvested ingredients
- Generally positive consumer reviews
- Certain side effects associated with Valerian (a tolerance dose is recommended before starting using the formula)
- Valerian Super Calm is available in a maximum 59 ml dose, which would suffice for 6 days at maximum dose. This leads to a more frequent purchase
Valerian Super Calm is especially designed for children and takes into account the special safety, taste, and composition needs so that the formula is tolerated by children. There is no doubt that children have more energy than grown-ups and the excitement of discovering new things might make them hyperactive and restless. The formula helps parents soothe tattered nerves and facilitates sleep at the end of an agitated day. Valerian Super Calm received positive reviews. Caution is advised when using Valerian, since long term effects are not systematically studied.