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Reason for taking: Hot flashes
10/16/2014 7:15:31 PM

Reviewer: CMN, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been experiencing sever hot flashes for 5 months and was only recently diagnosed with hormonal review as proof. I started taking Black Cohosh and on the first day, my flashes reduced from 3-5 hourly to 3 all day long. Black Cohosh has significantly reduced the frequency and severity of my flashes. Chernobyl melt downs are reduced to personal summer vacations.

Reason for taking: Hot flashes
9/30/2014 2:24:16 PM

Reviewer: 1 COOL Chick, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been on methadone maintenance therapy for the last 8 yrs, and the worst side effect has been excessive perspiration/hot flashes. My face literally drips, hair soaked; extremely uncomfortable AND embarrassing. Myself and 6 other women just started on 540mg of black cohosh a week ago, and from day 1- SWEATING IS GONE. No side effects; i feel great. Even with mild exertion, I feel nothing mo ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Hot flashes
9/29/2014 2:44:32 PM

Reviewer: uliuli, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Being treated for recuring prostate cancer with Lupron injections (female hormone)to reduce testosterone and PSA numbers. This gives me hot flashes at the rate of about 32 per 24 hrs. Taking Black Cohosh (540 mg pill 1/day). This has had no effect on reducing hot flash. But did have weight gain and my liver function numbers have gone up, an undesireable effect. Other side effects are loss of stami ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Hot flashes
8/29/2014 7:12:19 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
hot flashes gone, but after taking about a month...weight gain and spotting started. I will switch to evening primrose

Reason for taking: Hot flashes
8/24/2014 5:59:40 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was experiencing hot flashes and this herbal supplement started working the first day I took it.

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