St John’s Wort (Hypericum Perforatum) | 0.30%+ Hypericin – Powder, 100g
Hypericin is an anthraquinone derivative that is naturally found in the yellow flower of Hypericum perforatum (St. John’s wort). Hypericin appears to inhibit the neuronal uptake of serotonin, norepinephrine, dopamine, gamma-amino butyric acid (GABA) and L-glutamate, which may contribute to its medicinal properties.
St John’s Wort is a flowering plant of the Hypericaceae family. It has been used in traditional European medicine for millennia for its purported beneficial health effects. The naturally occurring anthraquinone derivative Hypericin can be found in St John’s Wort, our extract is standardized to contain 0.3%+ Hypericin.
What is St John’s Wort Extract?
St John’s Wort, otherwise known as Hypericum perforatum, is a flowering plant in the family Hypericaceae and can be found across temperate areas of Eurasia. The plant has been used in traditional medicine for centuries. It’s potential medicinal properties are a result of the naturally occurring anthraquinone derivative Hypericin found in the plant.
St John’s Wort Benefits and Uses
Studies have shown that St John’s Wort may have the following benefits:
- Promotes feelings of well-being and a positive mood
- Supports healthy energy levels
Additional Information on St John’s Wort
The name St John’s Wort, comes from the time of year that the plant blooms, which is around late June and happens to fall on the traditional Christian holiday for the feast of St John. The plant has been used in traditional European medicine for potentially up to 2000 years.
Where to Buy St John’s Wort
Botany offers high-quality St John’s Wort powder in a quantity of 100g. Our St John’s Wort has been lab-tested and verified for both product purity and identity.
For Best Results:
- Take 500mg orally up to 2 times daily.
- Sensitive to flavors? Feel free to mix your powder into your favorite food or drink.
- Store in a cool, dry place away from light.
- A 100g jar contains 200 x 500mg servings.
- We recommend using a milligram scale to accurately measure dosages.
One Serving (500mg) Contains:
- St John’s Wort 500mg
- Other Ingredients: none.
- No artificial colors, preservatives, or additives.
This product is contraindicated in an individual with a history of hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.
Consult your physician if pregnant, nursing, have or suspect a medical condition.
Do not use if tamper seal is broken.