The medical utility of only a few species of Passiflora has been scientifically studied. In initial study in 2001 for treatment of generalized anxiety disorder, maypop extract performed as well as oxazepam but with fewer short-term side effects. It was recommended to follow up with long-term studies to confirm these results.
A study performed on mice demonstrated that Passiflora alata has a genotoxic effect on cells, and suggested further research was recommended before this one species is considered safe for human consumption.
- Promotes a Balanced Mood
- Promotes Restful Sleep
- Effect on Involuntary Muscle Contractions
- May Ease the Symptoms of Withdrawal
- Promotes balanced blood sugar
consult your physician before attempting to heal a serious condition, also if you are on medication such as antidepressants