Pure Encapsulations Black Cohosh 2.5, 120 count
Black cohosh is well known for promoting comfort during menopause. Research suggests that it promotes healthy estrogen metabolism and reduces hot flashes during menopause.*
Menopause Support: Black cohosh functions by maintaining healthy levels of luteinizing hormone (LH), allowing for optimal comfort and physical well being. The herb also exhibits mild estrogenic activity by binding to estrogen receptors.*
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Not to be taken by pregnant or lactating women. Black Cohosh has been associated with GI upset, rash, headache, breast tenderness or vaginal bleeding. Women taking estrogen therapy should consult a physician before taking this supplement. There have been case reports of hepatotoxicity, however most reports do not indicate that black cohosh is the probable or certain cause of the events. Consult your physician for more information.
Black Cohosh is contra-indicated with hepatotoxic medications and certain chemotherapy treatments. There has been one case report of elevated liver enzymes when combined with Atorvastatin.