When someone is anxious, in a state of panic or feels wound up and overwhelmed, there is often a desire for instant relief.  Tinctures of relaxing herbs can provide that quick symptomatic relief that can be so key when one is feeling overwhelmed.

There are a number of herbs that tincture well for anxiety relief.  Here are some of them:

Gentle: 

Albizzia bark, california poppy, chamomile, hawthorn, lavender, lemon balm, magnolia, milky oats, motherwort, mugwort, passionflower, reishi, rose, sage, skullcap

Strong:

Akuamma, anemone, betony, black cohosh, calamus, corydalis, cramp bark, hops, jamaican dogwood, kava, valerian

 

Very Strong:

Cannabis, kratom, poppy

 

Recipes

You can buy these separately and blend them together to make particular formulas.  Here are some ideas for formulas.

 

Muscle Relaxer:  

1 part cramp bark

1 part jamaican Dogwood

1 part kava

 

 

Calm Heart:

1 part motherwort

1 part hawthorn flower and berry

1 part reishi

1 part rose

 

Grounding:

1 part Albizzia bark

1 part Reishi

1 part calamus

 

Nourish the Nerves:

2 parts Milky Oats

1 part Albizzia Bark

1 part Hawthorn flower and berry

1 part Skullcap

 

Sleep Well: 

1 part hops

1 part skullcap

1 part kava

1 part motherwort

 

Cannabis Relaxation:

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