Valerian (Organic Liquid Herb)


Our liquid herbs are carefully extracted and processed to ensure purity and maximum potency. Due to their potency, we strongly recommend seeking guidance from a Wellness Way clinic before using this herb.  Contact a clinic near you!

Valerian (Valeriana officinalis) is a flowering plant native to Europe and Asia. The plant has fern-like, compound leaves arranged in pairs along the stem. The flowers are small and fragrant and bloom in white, pink, or purple shades. The root of the Valerian plant is used for its medicinal benefits and is prepared as an herbal remedy in teas, tinctures, capsules, and extracts.

Valerian has been used medicinally since the times of the ancient Greeks and Romans. It became more widely used in Europe during the 17th century for insomnia and nervous anxiety. It was also used for trembling, nervousness, heart palpitations, and headaches.

Major constituents of Valerian include valerenic acid, iridoids, lignans, sesquiterpenes, flavonoids, and chlorogenic acid. Valerian is thought to work by increasing gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) levels. This neurotransmitter helps regulate nerve impulses in the brain and nervous system, resulting in a calming effect.

Valerian has been shown in scientific studies to:

The human body is like a finely tuned Swiss watch, with each gear (organ system) affecting all the others. For more information or to get tested, contact a Wellness Way clinic. We’ll help you understand how your body is currently functioning and the best ways to support it!

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. For educational purposes only.

Valerian Infosheet
Bottle contains 6 fl oz (177ml)