Common names:

Motherwort, Leonurus cardiaca.


Traditional uses of Motherwort:

Motherwort has calming and relaxing effects on the nervous system. It is helpful in excessive nervous excitability, states of fear and anxiety. It also found use in sleep disorders and heart diseases, especially those with a nervous origin.Buhner recommends motherwort in its protocol extended with Lyme disease to reduce neurological symptoms, feelings of anxiety, fear and hysteria, depressions and problems with sleeping.



Motherwort should not be used during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Special attention should be paid when using anticoagulants in parallel – Motherwort can increase their effect.


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