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Kava Kava Extract: Oral capsule

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KAVA KAVA (KAH vuh KAH vuh) is an herbal or dietary supplement. It is promoted to help the body relax. The FDA has not approved this supplement for any medical use.

This herb may be used for other purposes; ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions.

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Easy to Take: 5.0 / 5
Works as Intended: 5.0 / 5
Tolerable: 5.0 / 5

works as intended
Kava takes the edge off of anxiety or nervousness. It does not make one sleepy.
Helpful: 7
Unhelpful: 0
Anonymous
July 22, 2014
From: Belchertown, MA
Age: 55-64
Gender: Female
Drug Form: Oral capsule
Easy to Take: Strongly Agree
Works as Intended: Strongly Agree
Tolerable: Strongly Agree