Scientific name: Passiflora incarnata L.
Generic name: Herba Passiflorae incarnatae
English names: Passionflower herb, Blue-crown Passionflower, Blue Passionflower, Maypop.
Farsi names: Gole saati.
Arabic names: Zahroal-alam.
Plant family: Passifloraceae.
Organs Used: Shoot.
Type of active substance: The most important active substances in Passionflower is flavenoides include Glycosyl derivatives (vitexin, saponaretin, orientin, homoorientin and etc.)
Passion flower health benefits: Passion flower is used for sleep problems (insomnia), gastrointestinal upset related to anxiety or nervousness, generalized anxiety disorder, and relieving symptoms related to narcotic drug withdrawal. The chemicals in passion flower have calming, sleep inducing, and muscle spasmrelieving effects. Passion flower is also used for seizures, hysteria, asthma, symptoms of menopause, nervousness and excitability, palpitations, irregular heartbeat, high blood pressure, fibromyalgia, and pain relief.bSome people apply passion flower to the skin for hemorrhoids, burns, and pain and swelling (inflammation).
Geographic Distribution: Passionflower is native to South America. In its native Argentina Passionflower is the most widely distributed species has been widely distributed as a garden plant in countries in North America, Europe, Asia and Australasia.
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