Overview

Nerve root is a plant that many people recognize as "lady's slipper". There are many different species of "lady's slipper", but nerve root is the most common one found in the U.S.

Nerve root is used for anxiety, insomnia, stress, and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses. Nerve root might also be unsafe when taken in large amounts.

How does it work ?

Nerve root might act as a drying agent to help shrink blood vessels.

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