Used in Herbal Medicine: (1) to help relieve premenstrual symptoms; (2) as a hormone normaliser to help stabilize menstrual cycle irregularities; (3) to help relieve symptoms associated with menopause, such as hot flashes.
Chastetree berry is a female hormonal regulator par excellence, used for menstrual irregularities, PMS (Premenstrual syndrome), dysmenorrhea (painful menstruation), as well as cyclical mastalgia (breast pain) and fertility issues in women. Chastetree is also effective for treating acne.
St. Francis Herb Farm's Chastetree tincture is certified organic.
Available sizes: 50ml, 100ml, 250ml and larger sizes for Health Professionals.
(Vitex agnus-castus) is also called vitex and is native to the Mediterranean region. It has delicately textured foliage and spikes of lavender flowers which appear in mid to late summer depending on climate. In herbal medicine it is used as a female hormone regulator and for the treatment of acne.
Medicinal Ingredients (per 1 ml):
Chastetree (Vitex agnus-castus, berries) 250 mg Quantity Crude Equivalent (1:4)
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Adults: Take 0.8-1.3 ml (25-40 drops) 3 times daily in a little water on an empty stomach.
Duration of Use:
Use for a minimum of 3 months to see beneficial effects.
Cautions and Warnings:
Consult a health care practitioner before use if you are taking hormone-containing medications such as progesterone preparations, oral contraceptives or hormone replacement therapy. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms worsen or persist.Keep out of reach of children. Do not use if seal is broken. Store at room temperature.