Wood Betony offered by Alternative Health & Herbs Remedies is a single ingredient supplement with a wide spectrum of therapeutic actions, among which we mention: antiseptic, astringent, anti-scorbutic, anti-venomous, carminative, cathartic, digestive, diuretic, emetic, expectorant, nervine, sedative, stomach calming effect, tonic, headaches, migraines.
The producer, Alternative Health & Herbs Remedies, is located in Albany, New York manufactures and markets various alternative herbal medicine and health remedies (dietary supplements, vitamins, etc).
Although there is not enough information about Betony to know if it is safe or not, the plant extract is considered relatively safe. Side effects include stomach upset and there is evidence that it might affect blood pressure.
Wood Betony Ingredients
Wood Betony includes the following ingredients: Wood Betony Herb, Distilled Water, 20% Alcohol.
Wood Betony is a single herb tincture of the Betonica Officinalis plant, a multiple benefit ingredient and an ingredient of many herbal and alternative medicine remedies. It has been used to relieve headaches and migraines, to relax the nervous system and, for its sedative effect (for both adults and children). Also, it is known as an efficient treatment for jaundice (or icterus), colic and other liver and gallbladder imbalances.
Although the manufacturer mentions no side effects or interactions, you should be aware that Betony seems to decrease blood pressure, therefore it may interact with high blood pressure medication. The recommended dosage is 6 to 12 drops in juice, water, under the tongue or as desired, taken 3 times daily. The product should be well shaken before usage and stored in cool dark place. Keep out of reach of children.
- The tincture formulation, known to be superior in terms of effectiveness to other forms
- Proven effectiveness of the core ingredient Wood Betony
- The manufacturer mentions no side effects or interactions, however the Betony may decrease blood pressure
- Lack of reviews for this product particularly
Wood Betony is a tincture of the herb with the same name, manufactured by Alternative Health & Herbs Remedies. The core ingredient is a potent plant, with a wide spectrum of therapeutic effects and health benefits, among which the most important are relieving headaches and migraines, lowering blood sugar levels and blood pressure, relieve bladder pain, sedative properties and nervous system relaxing properties.
This product is a simple tincture with a singular ingredient. Given that Betony lowers blood pressure, therefore might interact with medication, it is our advice to get a healthcare professional’s advice prior to starting administration.