Nervousness, the state of being nervous, is a condition of unrest and irritability. It is a symptom of another condition and not in itself a disease. To treat nervousness, it is necessary to find the underlying cause.
Signs & Symptoms
Nervousness is often merely a symptom of an underlying organic and/or psychological disorder. Accompanying symptoms are varied and non-specific. They may include any or all of the following:
Fatigue Weakness Headache Sweating Inability to concentrate Fear Insomnia Ache Pain
Structure & Function: Nutrients for Brain Support
Adult Child/Adolescent Folic Acid 400 - 1,000 mcg 400 - 1,000 mcg Inositol 100 - 300 mg 100 - 300 mg Magnesium 200 - 400 mg 200 - 400 mg Niacinamide 50 - 200 mg 50 - 200 mg Vitamin B-2 5 - 25 mg 5 - 25 mg Vitamin B-12 50 - 200 mcg 50 - 200 mcg
Note: All amounts are in addition to those supplements having a Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA). Due to individual needs, one must always be aware of a possible undetermined effect when taking nutritional supplements. If any disturbances from the use of a particular supplement should occur, stop its use immediately and seek the care of a qualified health care professional.
1. Alfalfa tinct.- 30X long term
2. Chamomilla tinct.- 15C
3. Avena sativa tinct. - tincture
4. Passiflora incarnata tinct.- tincture and 6C
Doses cited are to be administered on a 3X daily schedule, unless otherwise indicated. Dose usually continued for 2 weeks. Liquid preparations usually use 8-10 drops per dose. Solid preps are usually 3 pellets per dose. Children use 1/2 dose.
X = 1 to 10 dilution - weak (triturition)
C = 1 to 100 dilution - weak (potency)
M = 1 to 1 million dilution (very strong)
X or C underlined means it is most useful potency
Asterisk (*) = Primary remedy. Means most necessary remedy. There may be more than one remedy - if so, use all of them.
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Note: The misdirected use of an herb can produce severely adverse effects, especially in combination with prescription drugs. This Herbal information is for educational purposes and is not intended as a replacement for medical advice.
Aromatherapy - Essential Oils
Rose Essence Rosewood Essence
Aspic (Lavender Essence), Cypress Essence, Lavender Essence, Rosemary Essence, Sage Essence.
Chamomile Essence, Lavender Essence, Thyme Essence.
Basil Essence, Coriander Essence, Lavender Essence, Marjoram Essence, Sage Essence, Thyme Essence.
(Borneo) Camphor Essence, Chamomile Essence, Lavender Essence, Thyme Essence.
Lavender Essence, Marjoram Essence, Orange Essence (Blossom), Verbena Essence.
Related Health ConditionsAbstracts
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