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Does ingesting valerian root have an effect on the consumption of alcohol or hangover?

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Dr. Maurice Lindly
Dentistry 39 years experience
No.: Valerian is used for sleeping disorders, restlessness and anxiety, and as a muscle relaxant. Valerian is also used traditionally to treat gastrointestinal pain and irritable bowel syndrome.
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