Jamaican Dogwood is best combined with Hops and Valerian for insomnia.
Parts Used: Stem bark
- Anodyne (painkilling medicine)
- Glycosides including piscidin, jamaican, icythyone, flavonoids including sumatrol, lisetin, piscerythrone, piscidine, rotenone, resin, alkaloid and tannin
Major Safety Issues:
- Dosage should not be exceeded.
- Toxicity has been reported in most animals and the extract has a sedative effect on cats.