This unique plant's flowers, root, leaves, and stem may relax the solar plexus and repair nerve damage around the stomach, heart, and intestines that produce nervousness, discomfort with digestion, and anxiousness. The nerve network of the solar plexus stems from the spine, reaching forward to caress all the organs of the abdomen, which is the nervous system’s first response; calming when we feel safe, and clenching when we are nervous or frightened. Passion flower helps to get a hold on emotions, especially if there is resistance to or lack of touching involved. It also contains sedative properties that may be a sleep aid, especially to those laboring with mental worry or overload. If currently taking anti-depressants, the amounts of harnin alkaloids in passion flower will reduce their effectiveness, DO NOT take them simultaneously. Passion flower may relieve insomnia, nerve spasm disorders, and anxiety, also may reduce blood pressure, with an anti-stressing effect with family and job. It may be especially effective on eliminating bacteria and fungi and relieving with menopausal hot flashes, irritability, and headaches.