Hypericum: He is credited by traditional knowledge relief for depression. It is the quintessential natural antidepressant. The soothing properties of this plant make it useful also in the treatment of insomnia, anxiety, nervousness, some forms of melancholy, enuresis (bedwetting children) and other nervous conditions. They help maintain adequate brain levels of serotonin a chemical that regulates mood. It also increases the concentrations of other brain chemicals: Dopamine, Norepinephrine, Melatonin and aminobutyric acid range, all essential substances for regulating mood. In a study in Germany with over 3000 people taking hypericum extract, 80 percent of them, could fully or partially reverse their depression. Children (3 to 7 years): Take 5 drops in a quarter cup of water, three times a day. Children (8 to 12 drops): Take 10 drops in a quarter cup of water, three times a day. Adolescents and Adults: Take 20 drops in a quarter cup of water, three times a day.