Valerian is used for conditions connected to anxiety and psychological stress including nervous asthma, hysterical states, excitability, headaches, migraine, and nervous stomach upset. Some people use valerian for depression, insomnia, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) and treatment of panic attacks. Valerian is used for muscle and nerve pain. Some women use valerian for menstrual cramping and symptoms associated with menopause, including hot flashes and anxiety. This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. For educational purposes only.