Lemon balm tincture is an organically certified liquid food supplement produced using an extract from Melissa officinalis in an organic grain alcohol base to preserve the natural actives.
Lemon balm (Melissa officinalis) is a highly medicinal plant with many benefits for our health.
In the digestive system, lemon balm has historically been used to calm occasional discomfort associated with indigestion, gas and bloating.
Research demonstrates that lemon balm supports the immune system by initiating a healthy immune response and promoting health of the cell wall which is usually where microbes enter and infect the cell.
Alzheimer's and Dementia
Known Dosages (for Adults)
Alzheimer's Disease : 1/2 teaspoon (50-60 drops) in water or juice, once a day between meals up to 4 months
Sleep Aid : 30-40 drops with small amount of water, 3 times a day, between meals up to 4 weeks consecutively
Indigestion : 1/2 teaspoon (50-60 drops) in water between meals, once a day, for up to 1 week
Hyperthyroid : 1 teaspoon 3 x day, between meals up to 4 months, with blood testing evaluation under doctor's care
Antimicrobial : For Listeria and Staph infections, consult a healthcare professional for combination dosing
Lemon Balm is generally considered safe for ingestion by adults for up to 4 months. Overdosing may cause nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, and or dizziness.
Due to its potential blood thinning effects and tendency to lower blood pressure, you should stop taking Lemon Balm at least 2 weeks before a scheduled surgery.
Do not take with thyroid medications as Lemon Balm may inhibit absorption of thyroxine.
Do not take with sedative medications.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. The information provided here is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgement of your physician, pharmacist or other healthcare provider and should not be construed to indicate that the use of this herbal product is safe, appropriate, or effective for you. Consult your healthcare provider before taking this herbal product.