Skullcap (Scutellaria lateriflora) is one of the best natural nervine agents.
Skullcap is a calming and nutritive. It is an excellent antispasmodic agent that is particularly helpful with those who are restless, have spasms, tremors, twitching muscles and those who have hyper-sensitivity.
Skullcap soothes and tones the nervous system and influences the spinal cord and the brain. It can also help with insomnia, epilepsy, facial neuralgia, rheumatism, aches and pains, incontinence of urine, cranial and uterine neuralgia, nervous headache, convulsions, generative weakness and convalescence from fevers.
Skullcap is a slow working remedy that needs to be taken regularly over a period of time to have permanent benefit.