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When women age‚ they may experience uncomfortable symptoms. A red‚ flushed face accompanied with sweating is common‚ and tends to be related to changes in circulation in the blood vessels. Aging can interfere with your everyday life and comfort. All of these symptoms tend to result from changes in hormone levels that occur‚ such as decreased levels of estrogen or progesterone. However‚ you don't have to despair.
While stopping menopausal or perimenopausal symptoms is nearly impossible‚ there are ways to help alleviate their effects by decreasing their frequency or severity. Pure Encapsulations' Black Cohosh 2.5 provides natural black cohosh extract. This herb‚ also known as Cimicifuga racemosa root‚ is found throughout North America and Europe. It can allow your body to maintain healthy levels of luteinizing hormone (LH)‚ which is produced by the pituitary gland; older women may produce too much of it in some cases. As a result‚ you may feel healthier and more comfortable‚ so menopause doesn't have to mean becoming inactive or not doing the things you love.
In addition‚ this supplement's main ingredient may also bond to estrogen receptors in your body‚ Finally‚ it may support healty levels of bone mass‚ which may sometimes weaken with age.
One vegetable capsule provides 250 milligrams of black cohosh extract. The contents have been standardized to give you 2.5% of triterpene glycosides‚ which may help improve your mood and promote sleep while lessening annoying night sweats.
Each bottle of Black Cohosh 2.5 by Pure Encapsulations contains 120 capsules‚ which should last for about two to four months at the recommended dosage of one or two capsules daily‚ in divided doses between meals.
Pure Encapsulations seeks to formulate and manufacture high-quality‚ hypoallergenic dietary supplements. Quality control during the formulation and manufacturing process is paramount. All Pure Encapsulations products are made with the most bioavailable ingredients possible.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Each vegetable capsule contains:
Black cohosh (Cimicifuga racemosa) extract ................................. 250 mg
(standardized to contain 2.5% triterpene glycosides)
(hypo-allergenic plant fiber added to complete capsule volume requirement)
Pure Encapsulations recommends 1–2 capsules per day‚ in divided doses‚ between meals.
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?
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.
Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?
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. Consult your physician
for more information.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Preservative Free
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