Features and Benefits
• Chewable capsules for convenient use, ease of dosing, and quick release.• Calm Bursts contain Vanuatuan kava standardised to 10% kavalactones.• Kava is a plant species native to the South Pacific and used traditionally in Pacific Island medicine to relieve mild anxiety.• Traditionally used in western herbal medicine to relieve restlessness, induce sleep, and relieve symptoms of mild anxiety.• Kava is a plant species native to the South Pacific and traditionally in Pacific Island medicine to relieve mild anxiety.• Kava has been traditionally used for thousands of years in ceremonies across the South Pacific. A kava drink would be prepared through the process of maceration and aqueous extraction.• Great tasting, with a refreshing lemon lime flavour.• No added gluten, dairy, shellfish, or yeast.
Each chewable soft capsule contains:
Dose and Usage
• This product is not recommended for use by pregnant or breastfeeding women.• Kava should not be taken alongside alcohol, barbiturates, benzodiazepines, or other CNS depressants due to an increased risk of drowsiness and motor reflex depression.• Do not use alongside levodopa due to dopamine antagonism.• Evidence suggests that kava inhibits cytochrome P450 (CYP2C9, CYP2D6, and CYP3A4) substrates. These enzymes play a role in the metabolism of a number of medications therefore caution is advised in use with patients currently taking any medications that are substrates of these enzymes.• Avoid use in patients with Parkinson’s disease.• Avoid use in patients with hepatitis.• Discontinue kava use in patients at least two weeks prior to surgical procedures.