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Why is Hypericum perforatum L. (St. John’s Wort) in LipSense?

Hypericum perforatum L. (Hypericaceae) (previously classified under the Clusiaceae) (common St. John’s Wort,  HYPE) has a century’s old reputation for its medicinal uses and is best known as a treatment for mild to moderate depression. 899 more words

Botanical Review

St John's Wort Benefits and Side Effects

What is St John’s Wort?
Extracts of Hypericum perforatum L. (St John’s wort) are now successfully competing for status as a standard antidepressant therapy. Because of this, great effort has been devoted to identifying the active antidepressant compounds in the extract. 513 more words

Depression