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Reason for taking: Hot flashes
3/1/2012 7:46:38 AM

Reviewer: Toolbeltdiva, 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 use to wake up several times a night dripping wet with sweat, only to be followed with the "chills". I'm severely deficient in progesteron and unable to take hormone treatments. My doctor suggested taking Black Cohosh for my night sweats and since I started taking it, I have not had a night sweat.

Reason for taking: Hot flashes
2/18/2012 8:19:41 PM

Reviewer: Nancy, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started having hot flashes several times during the day (nothing like talking with a male co-worker and having your face turn beet red and sweat trickle down your face) and was up constantly with night sweats and then needing to get up and get water because I was so thirsty after sweating every hour or so. Started taking 540 mg. of black cohosh twice a day after a friend suggested it. I took i ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Hot flashes
2/10/2012 12:14:08 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It didn't do anything but give me a headache

Reason for taking: Hot flashes
2/2/2012 9:30:47 AM

Reviewer: lauralee, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Frequent hot flashes (4x per hour) followed by severe chills and months of not sleeping due to night sweats made me a basket case. I took the advise of a friend and purchased Nature's Way Black Cohosh in 540 mg capsule. Started with 2 per day and after 5 days the flashes were noticably fewer. I developed headaches, so reduced the dose to 1 capsule eith my dinner and while the flashes are not c ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Hot flashes
2/1/2012 5:50:24 PM

Reviewer: Ellenfree, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've been taking black cohosh - having tried Remifemin and several other treatments for hot flashes/night sweats and inability to sleep at night - and in the two months I've been taking it - havent had a hot flash yet ... highly recommend!!

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