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Indications

Black Cohosh is indicated in Premenstrual discomfort, Dysmenorrhea, Menopausal complaints such as hot flashes, heart palpitations, nervousness, irritability, sleep disturbances, tinnitus, vertigo, perspiration and depression.

Therapeutic Class

Herbal and Nutraceuticals

Pharmacology

Black cohosh (Cimicifuga racemosa) is popular as an alternative to hormonal therapy in the treatment of menopausal (climacteric) symptoms such as hot flashes, mood disturbances, diaphoresis, palpitations and vaginal dryness.

Dosage & Administration

1-2 capsules daily or as directed by the physician. Duration of treatment should be maximum six months at a time.

Interaction

Black cohosh may interact with birth control pills, hormone replacement therapy, sedatives or antihypertensive.

Contraindications

No significant contraindication is observed.

Side Effects

Black cohosh is safe for most people. It might cause some mild side effects such as stomach upset, cramping, headache, rash, a feeling of heaviness, and weight gain. Occasional gastrointestinal discomfort may occur.

Pregnancy & Lactation

Not recommended during pregnancy due to an increased risk of spontaneous abortion. Not recommended during lactation.

Precautions & Warnings

Black cohosh should be used cautiously in patients with liver disease, kidney disease and seizure disorders.

Storage Conditions

Store in a cool and dry place, away from light & moisture. Keep out of reach of children.