Alternative products and supplements for PMS and Menopause

Remifemin
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Remifemin & Remifemin Plus
Black Cohosh tablet taken twice daily, manufactured in Germany

Remifemin contains standardized Black Cohosh (Cimicifuga racemosa) - Remifemin Plus contains St. John's wort. Remifemin was introduced in Germany in the 1950s

Benefits: Phytoestrogenic action and reduction of hot flashes

Side Effects: Black Cohosh can cause mild stomach upset, heart palpitations if taken in excess.

Warnings:Herbs are not benign. Follow manufactures directions and consult with your doctor prior to use.


Promensil
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Promensil
Red clover tablet taken once daily, manufactured by Novogen, Ltd., Australia

Promensil is made from plant isoflavones extracted from red clover. Each tablet is standardized to deliver the same amount of biochanin, formononetin, genistein and daidzen.

Benefits:Phytoestrogenic action and reduction of hot flashes

Side Effects:No information available

Warnings:Herbs are not benign. Follow manufactures directions and consult with your doctor prior to use.


Lydia's Secret
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Lydia's Secret 
Multi herb capsule, taken twice daily

Based on the original Lydia E. Pinkham formula used safely by women for over 100 years. Contains Black Cohosh, in a multiherb formula, with Vitamin E, Vitamin B, Magnesium and Zinc

Benefits:Phytoestrogenic action, used as nutritional support for menstrual and premenstrual needs.

Side Effects: Mild stomach upset, heart palpitations if taken in excess.

Warnings: Herbs are not benign, consult with your health care practitioner prior to use.


EstroGentle
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EstroGentle
Provides support for women moving form pre- to post -menopuase. Recommended dose is three tablets per day.

Contains Black Cohosh, Soygerm, Wild Yam Root, Red Clover Leaf extract, Licorice Root, Chaste Tree Berry (Vitex) and Dong Quai.

Benefits:A multi-herb formula. Contains no vitamins.

Side Effects:Black cohosh may cause mild stomach upset or heart palpitations if taken in excess.

Warnings:Herbs art not benign, consult with your health care provider before using dietary supplements.


Estro-Logic
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Estro-Logic
Contains 60 capsules. Recommended dose is two capsules per day with meals.

Contains Black Cohosh root extract, Soy bean Isoflavones, Wild Yam extract, Sage, Chastetree Berry Extract, Vervain, Astragalus root, and Motherword Leaf Extract.

Benefits: A multi-herb formula, Contains no vitamins

Side Effects: Black Cohosh may cause mild stomach upset or heart palpitations if taken in excesss.

Warnings: Herbs art not benign, consult with your health care provider before using dietary supplements.


Pro-Gest
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Emerita Pro-Gest Body Cream
A transdermal progesterone cream used alone or in combination with other products.

Contains progesterone (USP progesterone) in a natural ingredient cream made from Alo Vera Gel, vitamin E, almond oil, oil of lemon, and grapefruit seed extract. 

Benefits: Supports progesterone deficiencies seen in menopausal and perimenopausal women. May be used alone or in combination with other products that support women's health.

Side Effects:

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