St. Francis Herb Farm Vitex Combo Capsules
Vitex Combo is used in Herbal Medicine to help relieve symptoms associated with menopause, ranging from mood to hot flashes. Specific symptoms include hot flashes, vaginal dryness, anxiety, irritability, insomnia, and fatigue. In some respects, this herbal combination may in fact offer a protective benefit comparable to Estrogen Replacement Therapy (ERT).
It's their Vitex Tincture in capsule form!
St. Francis Herb Farm uses certified organic or wildcrafted herbs in our Vitex Combo VegiCaps.
Adults: Take 1-2 capsules two times daily. Not to be taken immediately before bedtime.
Duration of Use:
Use for a minimum of 3 months to see beneficial results.
Cautions and Warnings:
Consult a health care practitioner before use: if you are taking hormone-containing medications such as progesterone preparations, oral contraceptives, hormone replacement therapy, heart medications, or antidepressants; if you have diabetes, a heart condition, or a liver disorder; if you are taking other herbs containing thujone (e.g. wormwood, sage, tansy, and juniper). Consumption with alcohol or other medications with sedative properties is not recommended. Consult a health care practitioner: if you develop symptoms of liver trouble; if symptoms worsen or persist.
Do not use: if you are pregnant or breastfeeding; if you have bipolar disorder, bipolar spectrum disorder, or a seizure disorder (e.g. epilepsy); if you have diarrhea or hemorrhagic diseases; if you are taking anticoagulant medications; if you are allergic to plants of the Asteraceae/Compositae/Daisy family; if you are allergic to plants of the Apiaceae/Umbelliferae family (anise, caraway, carrot, celery, dill, parsley).
Known Adverse Reactions:
Hypersensitivity/allergy is known to occur; in which case, discontinue use. Discontinue use if you experience diarrhea, stomach irritation, uterine bleeding, headaches, irritability, or insomnia. Discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner if you experience breast pain, discomfort and/or tenderness.
Medicinal Ingredients (200 mg per capsule):
Dong Quai (Angelica sinensis, root) 42 mg (5:1 extract, DHE 210 mg)
Black Cohosh (Actaea racemosa, root and rhizome) 36 mg (5:1 extract, DHE 180 mg)
Burdock (Arctium lappa, root) 32 mg (5:1 extract, DHE 160 mg)
Sage (Salvia officinalis, leaf) 30 mg (5:1 extract, DHE 150 mg)
Chastetree (Vitex agnus-castus, fruit) 20.5 mg (5:1 extract, DHE 102.5 mg)
Motherwort (Leonurus cardiaca, herb top) 20.5 mg (5:1 extract, DHE 102.5 mg)
Rhodiola (Rhodiola rosea, root) 16 mg (3.6% Rosavins, 5:1 extract, DHE 80 mg)
Dairy, egg, wheat, soy, artificial preservatives, artificial colours, artificial sweeteners and Vegan, Gluten Free, Non GMO