Lasea - Silexan
Lavender Oil Capsules
Lavender is widely known as a natural stress reliever as any aromatherapist would tell you. Recently though a Lavender oil capsule containing the medicine known as Silexan has been approved in Germany for the treatment of anxiety and marketed as Lasea.
Lasea is a natural herbal treatment for anxiety, unrest and insomnia in adults.
Lasea was shown to reduce anxiety as shown by a double-blind, randomised study of Silexan (Lavender Oil) in comparison to the drug Lorazepam for generalized anxiety disorder. The Lasea research studies are listed below:
Kasper S, Gastpar M, Muller WE et al 2010 Silexan, an orally administered Lavandula oil preparation, is effective in the treatment of ‘subsyndromal’ anxiety disorder: a randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled trial. International clinical psychopharmacology 25:277-287
Woelk H, Schlafke S 2010 A multi-center, double-blind, randomised study of the Lavender oil preparation Silexan in comparison to Lorazepam for generalized anxiety disorder. Phytomedicine 17:94-99
What's in Lasea?
The Lasea capsules contain oil from the narrow leafed English Lavender(Lavandula angustifolias) grown in Provence and steam distilled immediately after harvesting.
The Lasea capsules contain 80mg with higher levels of two key natural ingredients, linalool and linalyl acetate, in Lavender oil and are sold as an anxiolytic (anti-anxiety) medication over the counter in Germany pharmacies. The recommended dosage is to take one Lasea pill daily. Silexans positive effects have been approved and acknowledged by the German FDA. There are reports from Lasea users that they are finding much needed relief for depression, sleep, and panic disorders.
How Does Lasea Work?
Lasea is not a tranquilizer but works to get the nervous system back in balance. The Lasea accompanying information states that there is no risk of addiction or lingering tiredness. Reported side effects are rare and mild such as the "perception of a Lavender scent" and "mild stomach discomfort" that soon dissipates.
Where can you buy Lasea Lavender oil pills in the US? Unfortunately Lasea is not available for sale in the United States but you can buy Lasea Lavender capsules on the .