Ingredients Glossary

Black Cohosh

Black CohoshBotanical name: Cimicifuga racemosa

Alternative Names
Actaea racemosa L.
Black snakeroot

Black cohosh has been widely used in Germany since the 1950s, principally for disorders associated with menopause and menstruation.
Constituents of Black cohosh with proposed or demonstrated
pharmacological activity include triterpene glycosides.

Functions:
Black cohosh has typically been used as a support for menopause.

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