Hawthorn has been known since Antiquity, even by certain peoples of prehistoric times. It is known to treat rather mild heart problems such as palpitations or heart failure. This herb is also effective in treating anxiety, insomnia, and mild sleep disorders or menopausal disorders.
Scientific name: Crataegus monogyna
Common names: monogynous hawthorn, one-style hawthorn
English name: hawthorn
Botanical classification: Rosaceae family ( Rosaceae )
Forms and preparations: extracts, infusions, tinctures, decoctions, capsules, tablets