Botanical Specie: Salvia sclarea
Psychological: Calming, sedative, euphoric, uplifting, helps in moderating mood swings, useful in encouraging creativity.
Physiological: Anti-depressant, antispasmodic, emmenagogue, parturient.
PMS, menopause, hot flashes, headache connected to menstrual cycle, cramps, stress-related conditions, insomnia, stiffness, rheumatism, sciatica, muscular tension, asthma, nervous breathing, aids in lowering high blood pressure.
Avoid during early months of pregnancy. Large doses may produce headaches. Do not use in the presence of alcohol.
Producing Organ: Flowers
Aromatherapy Institute, Inc. Practitioner Certification Clinical I Manual, page 37.