Suffering from premenstrual syndrome? This pretty plant may answer your prayers.
March 31, 2016
For some reason, it is still not common knowledge that dried agnus castus (chaste tree) can be a very effective way to treat premenstrual syndrome. This despite research studies showing it's efficacy.
The premenstrual syndrome is a complex and unpleasant combination of psychological symptoms, including irritability, aggression, tension, anxiety, and depression, and somatic changes such as fluid retention, breast tenderness, headache, feeling of bloating, and weight increase.
So if you're suffering from symptoms, you'll be looking for assistance.
Check out the link to the research paper if you're familiar with research papers. But in summary, it's been concluded that agnus castus is a well tolerated and effective for the treatment for the premenstrual syndrome, which was confirmed by the 18 year old female participants in the trial. And the effects were detected in most main symptoms of the syndrome.
Dry extract of agnus castus fruit is also well tolerated with limited risks of side affects. Therefore, it's well worth considering as a treatment for the relief of symptoms of the premenstrual syndrome.