Skullcap Leaf Organic
Botanical Name: Scutellaria lateriflora
Common Names: Blue skullcap, American skullcap, Side Flowering skullcap, Helmet flower, Mad Dogweed
Skullcap is a great herb for people who experience stress and mild anxiety along with restlessness, muscle tension, and jaw clenching. The leaves of the American skullcap have also been used in traditional herbal medicine as a sedative and to treat conditions like anxiety and convulsions. Many anti-anxiety medications on the market work in a very similar way to skullcap - by stimulating and enhancing GABA activity in our brain.