TITLE

Herbal supplements did not relieve vasomotor symptoms of menopause

AUTHOR(S)
Newton, K. M.; Reed, S. D.; LaCroix, A. Z.
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;May/Jun2007, Vol. 146 Issue 3, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study on the medical relief of herbal supplements in vasomotor symptoms of menopause in women. Results revealed that the black cohosh and multibotanical groups did not differ from the placebo group for any outcome. The conjugated equine estrogen-with-or-without medroxyprogesterone acetate group had lower frequency of symptoms than that of the placebo group. It is concluded that herbal supplements did not treat vasomotor symptoms of menopause in women.
ACCESSION #
25169108

 

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