menstruation

May 4, 2018

Black Haw (Viburnum prunifolium) Research

Latin Name: Viburnum prunifolium Family: Caprifoliaceae Black haw roots and stems have been used in herbal home remedies to relax the uterus. RESEARCH The listings of research below represent a compilation of scientific articles found on the species, with a very brief overview description of each article/study.  Research found is […]
May 10, 2018

Cramp Bark (Viburnum opulus) Research

Latin Name: Viburnum opulus Family: Caprifoliaceae Cramp Bark is an herb that has been used to help reduce menstrual cramping. RESEARCH The listings of research below represent a compilation of scientific articles found on the species, with a very brief overview description of each article/study.  Research found is catalogued by […]
May 10, 2018
dong quai

Dong Quai (Angelica sinensis) Research

Latin Name: Angelica sinensis Family: Apiaceae Also called female ginseng, dong quai is an herb that has been used as a female health tonic: for menstrual complaints and menopausal symptoms. RESEARCH The listings of research below represent a compilation of scientific articles found on the species, with a very brief […]
May 13, 2018

Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) Research

Latin Name: Foeniculum vulgare Family: Apiaceae Fennel seeds can be made into a tea to reduce digestive upset and coughing.  The herb also has an estrogenic effect that may help with painful menstruation and menopausal symptoms.  Further, fennel has shown insecticidal, anti-parasite, and repelling potential.  In vitro research has found the […]