December 07, 2022

Sage 1:2 (Salvia Officinalis)


Sage is widely used in menopause for its anti-hyperhidrotic action in preventing night sweats


3-5 mls per day, 20-40 mls per week

Parts Used:

Aerial parts

Main Actions:

  • Spasmolytic
  • Antioxidant
  • Astringent
  • Antihyperhidrotic
  • Antimicrobial

Key Indications:

  • Menopausal symptoms
  • Excessive sweating
  • To improve memory and concentration
  • Dyspepsia
  • Flatulence
  • To inhibit lactation
  • Topically for laryngitis, pharyngitis, gingivitis, stomatitis, tonsillitis, glossitis

Major Safety Issues:

Contraindicated in pregnancy and lactations (except to stop milk flow)

Caution with long-term use