Hormones and PMS
Hormones function to control and regulate many processes within the femail body and subsequently hormonal imbalances may lead to an array of symptoms.
Premenstrual tension or premenstrual syndrome is a complex combination of psychological and physical symptoms including possible irritability, tension, fluid retention, breast tenderness, headache, abdominal bloating and weight increase.
Low level of the hormone progesterone can contribute to premenstrual symptoms such as breast pain and irritabilitiy.
Vitex agnes-castus or ‘Chaste Berry’
The herb Vitex agnus-castus is indicated for the relief of symtoms of premenstrual syndrome and dysmenorrhoea including-
* Management of pre-menstrual tension/syndrome
* symptomatic relief of dysmenorrhoea
* relief of pre-menstrual breast pain
* relief of menstrual symptoms including menstrual cramps
* may assist in the management of irregular and/or heavy periods
* relief of menstrual pain
Note: Use only as directed by the physician. Incorrect use could be harmful. If symptoms persist, please consult your doctor/healthcare professional. Your healthcare professional will advise you whether this product is suitable for your condition. Don't use this product for children without doctor's advice.