Features and Benefits
Kava has been traditionally used in the Pacific Islands in the form of a decoction (water extract) with sedative and spasmolytic activities, to relax the mind, body and nerves and induce sleep.
Each tablet contains
Piper methysticum (Kava) extract equivalent to dry root 3.2 g (containing kavalactones 50 mg)
Dose and Usage
Adults: 1 tablet 2-3 times daily
Not for prolonged use. Children under 12 and those who are pregnant or nursing are not recommended to use Kava. In rare cases Kava has been linked to liver damage. Caution is advised in patients taking central nervous system depressants. Contraindicated in patients taking L-dopa and antiparkinson drugs. Discontinue 7 days prior to general anaesthesia.