Spikenard

(Nardostachys jatamansti D. C., Nardostachys gandiflora D. C.)

Qualities and Indications

  • Balances sympathetic nervous system with parasympathetic nervous system (tonic to the sympathetic nervous system, regulates the parasympathetic nervous system)
  • Calms restlessness,
  • Eases anxiety
  • Grief and bereavement
  • ‘Grounding’
  • Hatred
  • ‘Heartache’
  • Headaches and migraine
  • Hyperactivity
  • Hysteria
  • Impatience
  • Insomnia
  • Inspires a sense of peace and ‘spirituality’
  • Intolerance
  • Irritability
  • Nervous tension
  • Panic attacks
  • Pre-menstrual tension (PMT), menopausal symptoms
  • Sedative
  • Stress and stress related conditions

Safety Information

Non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitising.  Do no take orally / internally