Magnolia Bark

Magnolia officinalis

Magnolia Bark, derived from the bark of the Magnolia tree, has been used for centuries in traditional Chinese medicine for its calming and sleep-inducing properties. The active compounds in Magnolia Bark, such as honokiol and magnolol, interact with the GABA receptors in the brain, promoting relaxation and reducing anxiety. This natural remedy is known for its ability to help individuals achieve a deeper and more restful sleep.

Why We Use it

Magnolia Bark is included in Lunite because of its proven effectiveness in promoting relaxation and sleep. Its natural sedative properties make it an excellent complement to melatonin, enhancing the overall sleep-promoting effects of the supplement. By reducing anxiety and promoting calmness, Magnolia Bark helps individuals not only fall asleep faster but also stay asleep longer.

Key Benefits

  • Promotes relaxation and reduces anxiety*
  • Supports deeper, more restful sleep*
  • Enhances mood and reduces stress*
  • Supports overall sleep quality*

Magnolia Bark has been used in traditional Chinese medicine for over 1,000 years to treat various ailments, including anxiety and insomnia.

Science-Backed Evidence

Neuro-modulating effects of honokiol: a review. 2013. Department of Anesthesiology, Emory University, USA
Effect of a proprietary Magnolia and Phellodendron extract on stress levels in healthy women: a pilot, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial. 2008. Miami Research Associates, USA
Antidepressant-like effects of the mixture of honokiol and magnolol from the barks of Magnolia officinalis in stressed rodents. 2008. Institute of Functional Biomolecules, Nanjing University, China
Magnolol, a major bioactive constituent of the bark of Magnolia officinalis, induces sleep via the benzodiazepine site of GABA(A) receptor in mice. 2012. Department of Pharmacology, Fudan University, China
The natural products magnolol and honokiol are positive allosteric modulators of both synaptic and extra-synaptic GABA(A) receptors. 2012. Honors College, University of South Carolina, USA

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