Zizyphus

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Zizyphus (Zizyphus jujube var. spinosa) also known as Chinese red date seed, is an herb used in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) for its mild sedative action and calming effect on the nerves and mind. From a Chinese medicine perspective, Zizyphus nourishes the heart and calms the shen (spirit), thus assisting with symptoms of ‘shen disturbance’ like irritability, insomnia or shallow sleep with a tendency to wake easily.

  

In Traditional Chinese Medicine Zizyphus can be used for palpitations with anxiety and insomnia from deficient heart blood and deficient Llver Yin

 

The calming effect of zizyphus is believed to be especially beneficial for women and is used in TCM to relieve irritability, night sweats or spontaneous sweating, which are frustrating symptoms associated with the onset of menopause.

  

Zizyphus sleep formulas are available from Mr Vitamins and are often combined with lactium and other sedative herbs.

 

Another reason Zizyphus is popular as a sedative is its relatively low toxicity when taken orally and because there are no side effects.

  

Some pharmacology assessments of the zizyphus seed oil and zizyphus extract even imply that with prolonged use they can reduce serum triglycerides and LDL cholesterol and reduce fatty degeneration of the liver.

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    Herbs Of Gold Menopause Relief 60T
    Herbs Of Gold Menopause Relief 60T
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      Herbs Of Gold Menopause Relief 60T has been specifically formulated to provide day and night relief of menopausal symptoms including hot flushes, night sweats, insomnia, irritability.    View details
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    Herbs Of Gold Sleep Ease 60C
    Herbs Of Gold Sleep Ease 60C
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      Herbs Of Gold Sleep Ease 60C is an effective herbal formula containing traditional herbs for the relief of sleep issues including insomnia, restlessness and anxiety.   View details
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    Herbs Of Gold Sleep Ease 30C
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      Herbs Of Gold Sleep Ease 30C is an effective herbal formula containing traditional herbs for the relief of sleep issues including insomnia, restlessness and anxiety.   View details
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    Nutralife Magnesium Sleep 60C
    Nutralife Magnesium Sleep 60C
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      Nutralife Magnesium Sleep 60C: Helps promote and support sleep Contains three sources of magnesium plus ziziphus and passion flower Specially chosen combination of magnesium and herbs   View details
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    Nutralife Magnesium Sleep 30C
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      Nutralife Magnesium Sleep 30C: Helps promote and support sleep Contains three sources of magnesium plus ziziphus and passion flower Specially chosen combination of magnesium and herbs   View details
  6. Bioceuticals MenoPlus 8 - PN 60T
    Bioceuticals MenoPlus 8 - PN 60T
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      BioCeuticals is a practitioner-only brand. Only patients who have completed a consultation with us may have access to purchase BioCeuticals products on this site.   Bioceuticals MenoPlus 8 - PN 60T is specifically formulated to reduce menopausal symptoms such as hot flushes, night sweats and sleeplessness.   View details
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    Caruso's Sleep More 30T
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    Caruso's Sleep More 30T is an all-natural, herbal sleeping tablet developed specifically for people who have trouble relaxing and sleeping. View details
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