Clary sage is calming to the nervous system, particularly in cases of depression, stress, insomnia and deep seated tension. A useful tonic for the female reproductive system, it can help ease pre-menstrual tension and cramps. During menopause, clary sage oil can help reduce hot flushes, night sweats, palpitations, irritability, as well as headaches and dizziness.
It is helpful for muscle pains, digestive disorders, kidney diseases and easing inflammation of the skin.
Antidepressant, anticonvulsive, antispasmodic, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, astringent, bactericidal, carminative, deodorant, digestive, emmenagogue, euphoric, hypotensive, nervine, sedative, stomachic, uterine and nerve tonic.