- What other names is Black Cohosh known by?
- What is Black Cohosh?
- Is Black Cohosh effective?
- How does Black Cohosh work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Black Cohosh.
There isn't enough information to know if black cohosh is effective for the other conditions people use it for, including: premenstrual syndrome (PMS), painful menstruation, upset stomach, muscle pain, fever, sore throat, cough, and as an insect repellent.
Possibly Effective for...
- Menopausal symptoms such as hot flashes.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Premenstrual syndrome (PMS), osteoporosis, painful menstruation, labor induction, upset stomach, muscle pain, fever, sore throat, cough, repelling insects, acne, mole and wart removal, and other conditions.
Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).
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