Black Cohosh Root has long been used in Native American medicine and is most commonly used by women to treat symptoms of menopause or PMS. It can act like estrogen in the body, but it is more accurately an estrogen regulator that can increase or decrease these levels in different parts of the body. Black cohosh contains chemicals that seem to work on the immune system, the nerves and the brain. Black cohosh is also known to strengthen the bones and reduce inflammation. 1 oz. powder.
Cimicifuga racemosa, Black Snakeroot, Macrotys, Bugbane, Squaw Root, Rattle Root
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Black Cohosh is generally considered safe for short term use. it should not be used by pregnant women, people with hormone sensitive conditions, or people with liver disease. Mild side effects such as upset stomach or headache may occur with high doses
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