St. John's Wort by Karuna is a dietary supplement designed to support a positive and healthy mood and a sense of emotional well-being. The key ingredient found in this Karuna supplement is the herb St. John's Wort, one of the most popular traditional herbal remedies. It contains hypericin, an active ingredient that helps to increase the presence of several neurotransmitters, including serotonin, in the brain. Hypericin helps to block the mono-amine oxidase (MAO) enzyme responsible for the low serotonin levels associated with depression and a negative psychological mood.
Men and women who take St. John's Wort from Karuna on a daily basis as directed can receive a variety of valuable health benefits:
Supports a healthy psychological mood.
Aids in modulating brain neurotransmitters, including serotonin, norepinephrine and dopamine.
May help stimulate antioxidant activity necessary to protect cells from free radicals.
May lessen the risk of depression and other mood disorders.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Suggested Use: Take one capsule, 2-3 times daily, before meals, or as directed by your health care practitioner.
Supplement Facts: Serving Size: 1 capsule Servings Per Container: 90 Amount Per Serving: St. Johns Wort (Hypericum perforatum) 300 mg Other Ingredients: vegetable capsule, rice flour.
Warnings: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Do not use before surgery. If taking medication–including blood thinning medication or any medication related to mood modulation– consult your healthcare practitioner before use. Avoid excessive exposure to UV irradiation (e.g., sunlight; tanning) when using this product. Keep out of the reach of children.
Storage: Keep tightly closed in a cool, dry place.
**These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.