Information on Addictions

DescriptionAn addiction is a physical or mental need for a substance, commonly alcohol, nicotine, or other drugs.
Treatment PlanHerbalists often recommend blood-cleansing herbs to remove the addictive substances from the body quickly. Anti-addictive herbs include wild oats, skullcap, and sarsaparilla. Adding relaxing herbs, anti-anxiety herbs, digestive tonics, and adrenal support herbs to counteract stress can also make for a more effective herbal program for addiction.

Herbal Remedies for Addictions

HerbTreatment SupportApplication
Wild Oatsanti-addictive, nerve tonifierfresh plant tincture, capsules
Skullcapanti-addictive, nervinetincture, capsules
Jamaican Dogwoodsedativestincture, capsules