Claridges Botanicals Certified Organic Lemon Balm Tea. Melissa officinalis. Now in a home compostable resealable pouch.
Lemon Balm has been shown to have a sedative effect and can help to relieve spasms, as well as inhibit the growth of fungi and bacteria. The German government allows preparations of lemon balm to be labeled for difficulty in falling asleep due to nervous conditions and for spasms of the digestive tract. Laboratory experiments have shown activity against viruses including mumps and herpes simplex. It can be found in many herbal preparations for hyper or over active thyroid.