Safe Harbor has three articles on using homeopathy for mental health.
The top 9 herbs for mental health
Here is an article from Safe Harbor about using herbs for treatment of emotional and mental states
Examples of herbs selected in place of common prescription medicines –
|Norepinephrine||Anxiety, sleep disorder,
|Tri-cyclics, Ritalin||St. John’s Wort|
|Serotonin||Depression, anxiety||SSRIs||St. John’s Wort|
|Beta endorphins||Mood, sleep, and pain dis-orders||Opiate narcotics||SJW, California Poppy, Kava,
Nutmeg, Borage, Lotus oil
|Acetylcholine||Memory impairment, ADD||Ginkgo|
|Histamine||Sleep, appetite, and immune dis-orders||Antihistamines, Haldol, Elavil||Khella, nettle|
|Excerpted from an article by
David Overton, PA-C, The Herbalist, 1997.