Dried strobile: 1.5-2 g
Extract combo with valerian: 60 mg
Anxiety, insomnia & other sleep disorders, restlessness, tension, excitability, ADHD, nervousness, and irritability
Possibly effective for mild sedation
Serious - Use Alternative
Significant - Monitor Closely
Frequency Not Defined
Pregnancy & Lactation
Pregnancy Category: N/A
A:Generally acceptable. Controlled studies in pregnant women show no evidence of fetal risk.
B:May be acceptable. Either animal studies show no risk but human studies not available or animal studies showed minor risks and human studies done and showed no risk.
C:Use with caution if benefits outweigh risks. Animal studies show risk and human studies not available or neither animal nor human studies done.
D:Use in LIFE-THREATENING emergencies when no safer drug available. Positive evidence of human fetal risk.
X:Do not use in pregnancy. Risks involved outweigh potential benefits. Safer alternatives exist.
NA:Information not available.
Mechanism of Action
2-methyl-3-butene-2-ol has sedative properties