Hops is a nervine that calms and nourishes neuronal and hormonal function. It is a safe and very effective phytohormone to reduce menopausal symptoms. Hops has also been used to alleviate irritable bowel syndrome, anxiety and migraines, hypertension and anger. Take it daily or as needed. Herbal tonics are highly concentrated medicinal herbs cooked and extracted to provide the highest potency for optimal health. These tonics are special brews that are used over long periods of time to promote radiant health. They are not used for acute conditions. Tonics provide nutrients that enhance the natural process of organic function. The tonics may be diluted in hot water: fifteen drops of tonic in four ounces of hot water and sip daily.