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    Reason for taking: Anxiety
    2/9/2018 6:24:11 PM

    Reviewer: KavaNut, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Consumer)

    Brand Product: Other

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    A safe alternative to alcohol and benzodiazepines. It works the same way as them on GABA A Receptors. The difference is that there are no side effects or any addictive properties. Works great for anxiety.

    Reason for taking: Anxiety
    7/8/2017 1:21:25 PM

    Reviewer: AliDee, 25-34 on Treatment for less than 1 month

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been diluting an alcohol-free kava kava DRIED ROOT extract tincture in a beverage. I feel safe taking it, as I believe the webMD side effects are listings for the entire plant, which parts have ill side effects, but not specifically for the dried roots- which I believe are in fact safe. I found this to be fast acting, effective, calming, and relatively long lasting. I drink 20-30 drops in t ... Show Full Comment

    Reason for taking: Anxiety
    12/7/2016 4:12:19 PM

    Reviewer: teluwot, 65-74 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I found a bottle of Kava Kava tincture in a Health shop about 15 year ago, before it was banned. I found it incredibly effective for anxiety. Everything panned out smooth as velvet. A Lady I told about it had just lost her Father and she found it v helpful too. Was so sorry we coldn't get it again. Tons better than prescription drugs and their often horrible effects.

    Reason for taking: Anxiety
    6/27/2016 3:35:18 PM

    Reviewer: ontnurse, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have severe anxiety and have tried many many meds including benzos.I find benzos are short acting and very difficult to obtain from your Dr. I found this online.Kava has been wonderful for me.I hope they do not ban it. I feel calm and happie than I have been in months.I truly did not think this would work but I was pleasantly surprised.

    Reason for taking: Anxiety
    1/19/2016 9:28:50 AM

    Reviewer: 45-54 on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    HI, I suffer from anxiety and insomnia, I started taking Kava a couple of years ago, but decided to take it the traditional way many native islander do making a cold tea by squeezing the raw powdered root from thekavaroots.com I am very happy with the results despite the extra hassle of preparation.

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