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Reason for taking: Menopausal symptoms
10/13/2014 11:02:18 PM

Reviewer: nature's bounty, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I'm 43 years old started getting two periods monthly and PMS was affecting me alot so my Dr told me to take evening primrose. I been talking it for 6 months, I begun feeling normal 3 months after plus no so much fatigue better periods less pain. I'm happy.

Reason for taking: Menopausal symptoms
3/9/2014 12:01:06 PM

Reviewer: Marmocher, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started using evening primrose oil for perimenopause several years ago. It has definitely helped with mood, hot flashes, and cramps.

Reason for taking: Menopausal symptoms
12/27/2013 12:32:07 AM

Reviewer: Vital, Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After 12 years on hormone treatments, I finally decided to go on natural over the counter treatments. I tried various kinds like black cohosh and everything with the name "for menopausal symptoms". Nothing helped, so much so that I was considering to go back on hormone therapy. But then my gynaecologist suggested I try Primrose Oil. I took the Evening Primrose Oil PRAYERFULLY, 2 capsules ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Menopausal symptoms
10/29/2013 10:17:53 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
i am pre-menoupause and my doctor told me about this im coming off prescription meds and it helps me sleep i no longer have cramps and it has helped me with my mood but not the lows of pms it doesnt help with breast pain cause i still get that but im only taking 2000mg at night i tried to take some during the day but i got tired so i dont take it in day i guess everyone has diffrent effects it has ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Menopausal symptoms
7/22/2012 4:20:07 AM

Reviewer: Tina Grindle, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

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