Passionflower is a sedative, anti-spasmodic and muscle relaxant. Useful for insomnia, hypertension, PMS, depression and emotional convulsions. Can be used in colic, cough, crying, agitation, high stress and emotional outbursts. Excellent as an overall mind relaxant, especially for those with cyclical thinking or obsessiveness. Passionflower can also be very helpful with nightmares and general sleep enhancement.