Laid Back Beverages (Kava Infused Teas).
Our Kava infused teas are to be consumed by those 21 years old and older.
For thousands of years, Pacific islanders have made a calming drink out of kava, a root that's been called "Nature's Xanax" and "The Pacific Elixir."
Kava is a beverage or extract made from the Piper methysticum plant. In the South Pacific, it's a popular drink that is used in ceremonies for relaxation.The name "kava" comes from the Polynesian word "awa," which means bitter. Kava affects the brain and other parts of the central nervous system. Chemicals called kavalactones that are found in kava are believed to be responsible for its effects.People commonly use kava for anxiety. It's also used for stress, withdrawal from drugs called benzodiazepines, sleeping problems, and many other purposes.
Taking kava by mouth for at least 5 weeks seems to reduce anxiety and might work as well as some prescription anti-anxiety medications. However, Kava is
Possibly Ineffective for a type of persistent anxiety marked by exaggerated worry and tension (generalized anxiety disorder or GAD). Taking kava by mouth doesn't seem to improve symptoms of GAD.