This tea has many benefits that come from drinking it. It may help protect against some of the forms of cancer. Also since it has antioxidant effects of this type of tea helps improve the functions of the liver and lipids in it from liver toxins. Hot flashes that occurred in menopause decreased . Also low doses of sage tea helps improve a persons anxiety and in large doses improved the calmness of a person. Large doses may cause seizures, lower blood sugar, and cause the heart to beat rapidly. Do not drink while pregnant.