Bach’s Emergency Stress Formula

(redirected from Bach’s rescue remedy)

Bach’s Emergency Stress Formula

Fringe medicine
The most widely used of the Bach flower remedies, which is composed of clematis, impatiens, rock rose, cherry plum, Star-of-Bethlehem (the original formula contained the first three herbs; the last two were added by his followers). Its enthusiasts recommend its use after physical or mental trauma: it is said to have a tranquilising effect in acute situations, including anxiety, asthma, bereavement, hysteria, labour pains, migraines and physical trauma; topically, it may be useful for bruises, burns, cuts, animal or insect bites.

There are no peer-reviewed data to support the efficacy of Bach’s Emergency Stress Formula.