Name (common): Hops

Botanical name: Humulus lupulus

 

General description:

Hops are most famous for producing the bitter flavour in beer, however this plant has been used medicinally since ancient times in many different cultures – China, India, North America.

 

Functions and general science:

Hops are used in herbal medicine for their sedative properties, assisting with restlessness and nervousness.

 

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Disclaimer:

The information provided in reference to this ingredient is general in nature and provided as information only. Any product specific therapeutic claims for this ingredient are linked to specific dosage requirements based on evidence of traditional or scientific nature.