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valerian


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Extracts and the essential oil (see oils, essential) of the herbaceous perennial Valeriana officianalis, used as flavouring in many foods. The root has traditionally been used as a sedative and tranquillizer, with evidence of efficacy.

Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry.


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