12 Herbs to Curb Heart Palpitations

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7. White Horehound

When heart palpitations are triggered by nervousness or anxiety, herbs such as white horehound can be of tremendous help. White horehound is known to have diuretic, expectorant, anti-inflammatory, and stimulant compounds. This herb can be found in supplement form or as a tea and has been proven to be very effective when it comes to calming the cardiac muscle excitement and stop heart palpitations.


8. Valerian

This is perhaps the most popular remedy to stop anxiety in Europe. Best known for inducing quality sleep, it can also relax feelings of anxiety and heart palpitations. Occasionally, heart palpitations are started by a miscommunication between the heart and the brain. Valerian shocks the heart nerves, which results in the restoration of a normal heartbeat. Valerian works best for those with mild cases of irregular heartbeat.


9. Garlic

One of the most popular herbs in America due to its well-documented cardiovascular benefits. Garlic is extremely effective when it comes to fighting heart palpitations. By controlling the cardiovascular problems that trigger palpitations, garlic can also fight clogged arteries, atherosclerosis, as well as reduce blood pressure and cholesterol levels.

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