The Passion Flower, is considered to be one of the powerful herbs native to the Western hemisphere. Native Americans once used this medicinal herb as a mild sedative.
Passion Flower Leaf quickly caught on as a folk remedy in Europe, and was adopted by professional herbalists as a sedative and digestive aid.
Many herbalists commonly use Passion Flower as an aid for pain and insomnia. Passion Flower leaf may also be tried as a means to treat imbalances of the nervous system including
insomnia, nervous tension and stress headaches. This dried herb may also alleviate anxiety and nervousness but without triggering the dependence and withdrawal common in anti-anxiety
prescription medications. This dried herb is believed to be a helpful aid in for female anxiety during menses, childbirth and menopause. Passion Flower has shown to ease spasms and depresses the
central nervous system.