Saint John's Wort Loose Herbal Tea
Saint John's Wort, so-called because it is traditionally harvested on St. John's Day, is a striking perennial herb indigenous to Europe. It is one of the most popular medicinal herbs in the United States with its primary use being to balance the mood.
Botanical name: Hypericum perforatum L.
Botanical mood food*
This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Consumption of St. John's wort is discouraged for those with bipolar disorder. There is concern that people with major depression taking St. Johnís wort may be at a higher risk for mania.***
*** "St. John's wort - University of Maryland Medical Center". University of Maryland Medical Center. umm.edu. 24 June 2013.