Gaia Herbs has earned a reputation in the medicinal herb industry for an unsurpassed commitment to organic herbal quality, effective product formulations, and solid scientific research. Gaia understands the importance of starting with quality ingredients. On their 200 acre Certified Organic agricultural center, they apply bio-dynamic and organic farming principles. For plants such as Kava Kava,that are not grown in North America, they hire professional native wildcrafters who have an understanding of, and a long-term relationship with, Gaia's exceptional quality standards. Gaia Herb's concentrated full-spectrum liquid extracts preserve the vital components of freshly harvested plant cells. Gaia Herbs prepares their concentrated Liquid Extracts from high-quality herbs that have been carefully shade dried or dry naturally before the plant is picked. A sedative and pain reducer useful in treating neuralgia, anxiety, depression, and in particular, irritability and tension due to menopausal changes. Also helpful in easing the pain of fibrositis, sciatica, and rheumatic pain.