MOTHERWORT Leonurus cardiaca Liquid extract of dried leaf & flowering tops Actions: Nervous system tonic, mild relaxant and antispasmodic. Taken warm it enhances peripheral circulation and menstrual flow. Mild uterine tonic; promotes healthy menstruation. Mild heart tonic; promotes normal heart rhythm and allays palpitations. Diminishes excessive production of thyroid hormones. Uses: Nervousness and associated palpitation of the heart; restlessness, wakefulness and disturbed sleep; especially indicated for easily excitable persons. Painful menstruation; nervousness, hysteria and heart palpitations associated with menstruation, pregnancy or menopause; uterine pains and spasm; painful periods. Taken in hot water for suppressed lochia. Chronic muscle spasm, tremor and chorea; delirium tremens (DTs) of alcoholics. Hyperthyroid (over-active thyroid gland) and related nervous symptoms. Dose: Take 30 to 40 drops, 2 to 4 times per day. Cautions: Do not use in cases of thyroid enlargement or hypothyroid (under-active thyroid). Consult a physician before taking with thyroid medications. Consult a qualified midwife or physician before taking during pregnancy. This information is for educational and research purposes only.It is not intended to medically prescribe or promote the sale of any product, nor is it intended to replace qualified medical healthcare. If you have, or think you have a condition which requires medical attention, you should promptly seek qualified healthcare.