Catnip: Nepeta cataria (L.)
Why Catnip? Don’t let your feline’s wild reaction to this herb determine its effects on the human body. In people, catnip is a wonderful addition to your wellness routine.
Quality Assured: Our certified organic catnip is sustainably and responsibly sourced from the U.S.A. This herb is Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth and grown without the use of genetic engineering, artificial fertilizers, or pesticides. Our experts here at the Apothecary Shoppe personally evaluate every herb through taste, touch, and smell to assure that you are receiving the best botanicals suitable for use.
This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
How to Use
Benefits: Catnip can be used to discourage pesky insects––try adding to herbal potpourri or diffusing the essential oil. Because there is not adequate scientific substantive research as defined by the FDA, we are unable to provide any guidance on how to use this herb internally. We suggest you do your own research.
Cautions and Contraindications: Do not use in excess and adhere to the recommended dosage.
Catnip Nepeta cataria herb: 1⁄2 ounce
Yarrow Achellia millefolium leaves and flowers: 1⁄2 ounce
Elderflower Sambucus nigra flowers: 1⁄2 ounce
Peppermint Mentha ×piperita leaves: 1⁄2 ounce
Blend the herbs and prepare as a standard infusion. Drink three cups daily.
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