chaste tree berry

chaste tree berry

[partial translation of L. Vitex agnus-castus, chaste-lamb chaste tree ]
An herbal remedy from the chemically active fruit of the chaste tree or hemp tree (Vitex agnus-castus), promoted for its relief of premenstrual symptoms (particularly swelling of the breasts) and discomfort associated with menopause and as an aid for breast enlargement.
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The strongest studies prior to this for cyclic mastalgia include those with chaste tree berry, evening primrose oil, vitamin E, and iodine.
-Apart from all the above mention remedies chaste tree berry helps to maintain reproductive system in women.
Three of the most promising herbal supplements trending currently are cramp bark, ginkgo biloba, and chaste tree berry.
Linda Woolven, author of The Smart Woman's Guide to PMS and Pain-Free Periods, is a keen advocate of the herb, chaste tree berry (Agnus Castus).
Cimicifuga racemosa), chaste tree berry (Vitex agnus-castus), garlic (Allium sativum), ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba), Asian ginseng (Panax ginseng), hawthorn leaf with flower extract (Crataegus species), milk thistle (Silybum marianum), saw palmetto (Serenoa repens), St.
Chaste tree berry is primarily used for the unpleasant consequences of menses and menopause (premenstrual syndrome and heavy flows) due to its amphoteric or balancing quality.
The product PMS 1 uses chaste tree berry, black cohosh and passionflower extract to balance hormones and combat the physical and psychological symptoms.
OonaPMS1's main ingredient is a high-grade standardized chaste tree berry complimented with 40 mg of an equal grade of black cohosh.
The dried fruit of vitex agnus-castus (chaste tree berry) was recommended by Hippocrates for the "passing of afterbirth." Pliny suggested the herb "to purge the uterus" and to promote lactation, as well as to lessen sexual desire (hence the common name of the plant).
However, Pharmavite is also targeting smaller niches of the market with the addition of such herbs as astragalus and chaste tree berry.
The daily dose of chaste tree berry was an extract equivalent to 1000 mg dry fruit.
Chaste tree berry extract may help women whose periods are irregular or too frequent, Dr.