- insomnia, wakefulness and restlessness
- earlier onset and longer duration of sleep
- restore the sleep-wake cycle
femMED Sleep is specially formulated to reduce wakefulness, and can help improve the quality of sleep. This product also helps to promote earlier onset and longer duration of sleep, and helps to restore the body's sleep-wake cycle.
Count: 30 Vegetable Caps
Daily Dose: 1 Caps
Doses per Bottle: 30
femMED Sleep is a natural sleep aid including 8 ingredients for the promotion of sleep. These nutrients are delivered in an easy to swallow, vegetarian capsule.
Magnolia Bark is an herb of ancient Chinese medicine that is reported to have anti-anxiety effects and induces sedation.
Passionflower has been shown to have sleep inducing and anti-anxiety effects.
Lemon Balm has been found to have sedative, anti-agitation and calming effects. Clinical trials have also shown that lemon balm has the ability to improve mood and cognitive function in response to stress.
Skullcap traditionally used as a natural sleep aid or mild sedative, a claim which is now well supported by research.
L-theanine (Camellia sinensis [Green Tea]) may increase alpha wave activity through mechanisms using neurotransmitters within 30-40 minutes of consumption, thus producing alert relaxation.
5-HTP given to healthy humans results in an increase in REM sleep, an increase in total rapid eye movement, and a decrease in non-REM sleep.
Amur Bark is derived from a cork tree that originated from China. Its active constituent is berberine, which has depressive effects on the central nervous system [CNS], leading to a sedative effect.
Melatonin, long used as a natural sleep aid, regulates the body’s sleep-wake cycle according to light exposure. Supplemental melatonin has also been shown to be efficacious in earlier sleep onset, offset and better sleep quality.
Made in Canada: NPN 80033466
|Medicinal Ingredients||Per Daily Dose||% Daily Value|
|Magnolia Bark (Magnolia officinalis bark) (2% honokiol)||100 mg||***|
|Blue Scullcap (Scutellaria lateriflora herb extract, 4:1)||60 mg||***|
|Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis powdered extract, 4:1)||60 mg||***|
|Passionflower (Passiflora incarnata powdered extract, 4:1)||60 mg||***|
|5-HTP [Hydroxytryptophan] (Griffonia simplicifolia)||50 mg||***|
|Amur Bark (Phellodendron amurense bark)||50 mg||***|
|L-Theanine (Camellia sinensis [Green Tea])||50 mg||***|
|***Daily Value not established||***|
Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Vegetable capsule [cellulose, water], microcrystalline cellulose, and vegetable grade magnesium stearate.
Suggested Usage:Adults – take 1 one hour before bedtime, with food. Do not use this product in combination with alcohol or medications and/or natural health products with sedative properties. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery for 5 hours after taking this product. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond duration of 4 weeks.
Caution: Do not use this product if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, have scleroderma, or are taking immunosuppressive drugs. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are taking carbidopa or drugs/supplements with serotonergic activity.These may include, but are not limited to, L-tryptophan, S-adenosylmethionine (SAMe), St. John’s wort, antidepressants, pain killers, over the counter cough and cold medication containing dextromethorphan, anti-nausea medication and anti-migraine medication. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have a hormonal disorder, diabetes, liver or kidney disease, cerebral palsy, seizure disorders, migraine, depression and/or hypertension or if you are taking blood pressure or sedative/hypnotic medications. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. Discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner if you show signs of weakness, abdominal pain, muscle pain, skin changes, oral ulcers, or if sleeplessness persists continuously for more than 3 weeks [chronic insomnia].
Ingredients: Learn more about the ingredients in Sleep and how they help your body reset.