Vitex agnus-castus (Chaste-Tree/Berry) in the treatment of menopause-related complaints

Diana M Van Die, Henry G Burger, Helena Jane Teede, Kerry M Bone

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    Abstract

    The origin of the current practice of administering Vitex agnus-castus in menopause-related complaints is uncertain, but appears to be relatively recent. Here we review the evidence for this application of Vitex based on evidence from pharmacological studies and clinical research.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)853 - 862
    Number of pages10
    JournalJournal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine
    Volume15
    Issue number8
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2009

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    Vitex agnus-castus (Chaste-Tree/Berry) in the treatment of menopause-related complaints. / Van Die, Diana M; Burger, Henry G; Teede, Helena Jane; Bone, Kerry M.

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