Holistic Health, Spiritual, Physical, Emotional, Chemical, Intuition, Artistic, Love, Metaphysical, Bathing Recipes Holistic Health, Spiritual, Physical, Emotional, Chemical, Intuition, Artistic, Love, Metaphysical, Bathing Recipes
Enter The Holistic Shop

Dr. Standley home page

Contact

herbology

About Dr. Standley

Amino Acids

Antioxidants

Aromatherapy

Astrology Charts

Bach Flower Remedies

Bathing Recipes

Body Systems

Body Trinity

book club

Archived Daily Messages

Dear Dr. Standley

Dieting Tips

Home Study e-Course

fees and questions

Flower Essences

Fun and Games

guidance

health topics

Herbal Preparations

Holistic Shop

Laboratory Tests

Link Exchange

medical terminology

metaphysical

Minerals

moving meditations

Money

Myth vs. Truth

Disorders of the fingers nails

Native American Practices, Cherokee Language

www.drstandleylive.com

Reading Room

Reflections

Signs and Symptoms

Spiritual Progression Path

STD's and Safe Sex

About supplements

Vitamins

Official PayPal Seal

Add someone to the prayer list

Native American Rosette
Copyright 2000-2017: Dr. Loretta J. Standley
All Rights Reserved.

My Products & Services
Who am I? / My Cherokee Citizenship
Cherokee, NC and St. Louis, MO - 314.420.5099

Read here before you call or e-mail
Native American Rosette

Protected by Copyscape Plagiarism Scanner
Visit Dr. Standley's Holistic Shop


Google: Yahoo: MSN:

Weekly, Monthly, Yearly and Generational Horoscopes


Daily messages, daily stories, daily vignettes, motivational readings, inspirational stories


Quote, Affirmation, Prayer


Astrology Brain Dump


Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Supplements, Vitamins, Amino Acids, Minerals, Essential Fatty Acids and much more


Enter The Holistic Shop


Radio broadcasts from Dr. Standley


The Compatibility / Synastry Report indicates the attractions and repulsions in any relationship. In other words, what attracts you to each other and what repels you from one other

Official PayPal Seal

BLACK COHOSH
(Cimicifuga racemosa)

Full list of Supplements, Vitamins, Herbs, Minerals, Antioxidants and Amino Acids on DrStandley.com Full list of Herbs, Vitamins, Supplements, Minerals, Antioxidants and Amino Acids on DrStandley.com

BLACK COHOSH (Cimicifuga racemosa)

Black Cohosh

DESCRIPTION: Black cohosh has long been used as a tonic for the nervous system because it is a safe and effective sedative. And because black cohosh contains the natural hormone estrogen, it helps with female conditions. Black cohosh is a traditional remedy used by Native Americans to help women during menopause. Black cohosh is also known to have a stimulant effect on the uterine muscles and has been used at times to facilitate labor and delivery.

POTENTIAL BENEFITS: Black Cohosh is a known nutritional support of menopause and perimenopause. Black Cohosh helps soothe muscle spasm. asthma, bronchitis, epilespsy, high blood pressure, hormone balance, lungs, menopause, menstrual problems, St. Vitus dance, tuberculosis and whooping cough. Black Cohosh has the minerals silicon, phosphorus, calcium, potassium, magnesium and iron. It also contains the vitamins, Vitamin A, inositol and pantothenic acid.

POTENTIAL SIDE EFFECTS: Black Cohosh should be avoided during pregnancy because of the stimulanting effect on the uterus. It may also cause occasional gastrointestinal discomfort. Large doses of black cohosh may cause sensitivity to the sun, dizziness, headache, nausea, impaired vision, vomiting and impaired circulation.

PARTS USED: Rhizome

GENERAL USAGE: Black Cohosh may be used daily. Do not exceed the recommended dosage. Black Cohosh is used for hot flashes, contracting the uterus and increasing menstrual flow when it is slow or sluggish, loosening and expelling mucus from the bronchial tubes, lymphatic draining and has also been used as a poultice for several different types of inflammation.

Buy Now Nutritional Supplements

Full list of Supplements, Vitamins, Herbs, Minerals, Antioxidants and Amino Acids on DrStandley.com Full list of Herbs, Vitamins, Supplements, Minerals, Antioxidants and Amino Acids on DrStandley.com

[ back to top ]


DISCLAIMER

**This web site's goal is to provide you with information that may be useful in attaining optimal health. Nothing in it is meant as a prescription or as medical advice. You should check with your physician before implementing any changes in your exercise or lifestyle habits, especially if you have physical problems or are taking medications of any kind.