Latin name - Lactuca virosa. Herbal tinctures are made by extracting the herbal constituents of a plant in a mixture of water and alcohol.
Avoid During Pregnancy & Breastfeeding
Herbs taken in theraputic dosages should be checked for safety and use during pregnancy and breast feeding in consultation with a qualified herbal practitioner. This herb should not be used internally during pregnancy unless prescribed by a qualified medical herbalist trained in the appropriate use of these substances.
Contraindicated for individuals with known sensitivity to compositae family. In general, herbal sedatives are best avoided in depression. Not for long-term use.