St John’s Wort is commonly used to treat depression, anxiety, loss of appetite and trouble sleeping. The most common modern-day use of St. John's wort is the treatment of depression. Numerous studies report St. John's wort to be more effective than placebo and equally effective as tricyclic antidepressant drugs in the short-term treatment of mild-to-moderate major depression (1-3 months).
St. John's Wort (i.e. plant), named in honor of John the Baptist has been used for over 2000 years.
Take 1 Vcap three times daily with meals.
Warning: St. John's wort can cause many serious interactions with prescription drugs, herbs, or supplements. Therefore, people using any medications should consult their healthcare providers including their pharmacist prior to starting therapy.
Serving Size: 1 Vcap Servings per Container: 250
|Ingredients||Amount per Serving||% Daily Value|
|St. John’s Wort Extract (Hypericum perforatum)|
|(Aerial Part with Flowers) (min. 0.3% Hypericin)||300 mg||*|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on 2,000 calorie diet.|
|† Daily Value not established|
Other Ingredients: Rice Flour, Cellulose (capsule), Silica and Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source).
Contains no: sugar, salt, yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives. Vegetarian/Vegan Product.
Caution: For adults only. Do not exceed 3 capsules daily, unless directed by a health care professional. Larger amounts may contribute to photosensitizing reactions (skin reddening) in the presence of strong sunlight or tanning beds. St. John's Wort is known to interact with antidepressants, oral contraceptives, immunosuppressants, anticoagulants, anti-seizure, chemotherapeutic agents, and other prescription and over-the-counter medications. Do not use this product while taking any medication or if you have a medical condition without the advice of your physician. Not for use by pregnant or lactating women. Keep out of reach of children.
Do Not Eat Freshness Packet. Keep in Bottle.
Natural color variations may occur in this product.
Vcaps® is a registered trademark of Capsugel.
Store in a cool, dry place